Ragaa Al-Giddawy Stands Against Child Abuse in an Interview with Amr Adib

Ragaa Al-Giddawy Stands Against Child Abuse in an Interview with Amr Adib

By Reem Tolba

   Egyptian TV host Amr Adib discussed a very important topic with renowned actress Ragaa Al-Giddawy on his talk show ‘Kol Youm,’ and we’re honestly at a lost for words.   Adib asked the famed screen starlet whether Egyptian parents should beat their children in order to teach them a lesson; Al-Giddawy seemed distraught […]

The Three Most Pressing Yet Under-Reported Stories in the Middle East Today

The Three Most Pressing Yet Under-Reported Stories in the Middle East Today

In the second part of our exclusive interview with Ahmed Shihab-Eldin, the Emmy-nominated journalist, social media addict and news producer sheds light on three major issues facing the Arab world today – issues that critically need to be addressed, yet are largely ignored by the media and in public discourse.     In your opinion, […]

Q&A: Ahmed Shihab-Eldin on Media, Democracy and Social Change in the Middle East

Q&A: Ahmed Shihab-Eldin on Media, Democracy and Social Change in the Middle East

In a region where repression, self-censorship and a rigid status quo are the norm, perhaps one of the best positioned voices to speak about the intersection of digital media, democracy and social change is that of Ahmed Shihab-Eldin. With his impressive CV, Emmy-nominated journalist, social media addict and news producer Shihab-Eldin has borne witness to […]