Egyptian Man Brutally Assaults Woman and Blames Her for It

Egyptian Man Brutally Assaults Woman and Blames Her for It

Written By: Abdulhameed Afifi

    There is an increased number of Egyptian who are trying to forcibly enforce their own definitions of morality. This is especially true when it comes to monitoring the behaviors and interactions of Egyptian females. Indeed, some people feel like they are allowed to punish women who do not follow the aforementioned narrow definitions […]

Inglot: Women of Egypt, Your Makeup Dreams Are Finally Coming True

Inglot: Women of Egypt, Your Makeup Dreams Are Finally Coming True

The world of beauty does not come without high-quality, flawless and confidence-boosting makeup. And with women around the world becoming more makeup savvy than ever (thanks to beauty bloggers, vloggers, and online makeup tutorials), the beauty industry has witnessed a genuine and international soar in popularity.   Egypt is no exception to the aforementioned soaring […]

Video of Sheikh Sharing His Opinion on Appropriate Response to Bikinis Goes Viral

Video of Sheikh Sharing His Opinion on Appropriate Response to Bikinis Goes Viral

  This video, dating back to 2014, is going viral again, in concurrency with the moral police officers that have emerged, and judged Sahel’s party and beach scenes. The bad news is I wasn’t a writer back in 2014 and I did not have a platform to publish my thoughts and opinions on such use […]

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Women Shut Down Unwanted Fashion Advice From Muslim Scholar in the Most Perfect Way

Mohamed Alarefe, one of the most popular Muslim scholars in the world — racking up 17.9 million followers on Twitter — has just posted a tweet on how girls should only wear simple abayas with no embroidery.     The tweet read: “Young girl, don’t buy a abaya that has any kind of embroidery on […]

Stop Telling Girls That Marrying This Version of Ramadan Sobhy Is Goals

Stop Telling Girls That Marrying This Version of Ramadan Sobhy Is Goals

Habiba Ekramy and Ramadan Sohby tied the knot this last weekend, and Egyptian social media users went crazy over the union. This was unsurprising, however, considering how much Egyptians fanatically love football.       While pictures and videos were shared live from the wedding, what was also shared was a collage showing pictures of […]

AUrate: Meet the Female Business Moguls Behind the Ethical Gold Jewelry Brand

AUrate: Meet the Female Business Moguls Behind the Ethical Gold Jewelry Brand

Female entrepreneurs have been on the rise recently, and it has become truly inspirational for young women to witness this rise. Several female entrepreneurs are building and launching brands from scratch, and we are truly lucky to be alive to get to witness this.     Examples of females becoming moguls, matriarchs, business owners, and […]

These Are the Punishments for Being a Non-Veiled Woman in Egypt

These Are the Punishments for Being a Non-Veiled Woman in Egypt

There is a trend that has recently hit social media: this trend involves posts, comments, and tweets, surrounding the ideal of manhood, and what it truly means to be a man in Egypt. Specifically, there have been posts circulating online that describe modern Egyptian and/or Arab men as “Ashabah Regal” (Shadows of Men). This term […]

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram’s Wealthiest Influencer

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram’s Wealthiest Influencer

  Who’s not a fan of her or her beauty tips and products? The one and only, Huda Kattan (aka Huda Beauty), rules the beauty industry and knows how to twist our perspective regarding skin care, makeup application and looking sexy, all while she embraces her natural beauty. Only recently, she has been crowned the […]

Why Is Sexual Harassment Still a Legitimate Way of Celebrating Eid?

Why Is Sexual Harassment Still a Legitimate Way of Celebrating Eid?

With the Eid upon us, we must face the unfortunate reality of disproportionately high rates of high sexual harassment that will surely take place in the streets of Cairo. While we are all celebrating Eid, let us not forget that this will surely happen, as it has been happening every other Eid for the past […]

Girls, Let’s Agree for Our Sake That Selim from ‘7alawet El Donya’ Doesn’t Exist in Real Life

Girls, Let’s Agree for Our Sake That Selim from ‘7alawet El Donya’ Doesn’t Exist in Real Life

By Karine ElTantawy

  For some reason – a reason we are quite aware of – Dhafer L’Abidine seems to take over social media every Ramadan. Ever since his role in ‘Ta7t ElSaytara’, women have been very public about their love for the Tunisian actor. L’Abidine plays the role of Selim this year in ‘7alawet El Donya’, and […]

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