Mona Eltahawy

Eltahawy, who was born in Egypt, began her career as a traditional news reporter in the Middle East, writing for Reuters
One of the classic questions that I often encounter as a Muslim and Egyptian is whether my religion is "compatible" with democracy and human rights.
Thousands of Egyptians gathered at Cairo's Tahrir Square on Wednesday to celebrate the first anniversary of the country's
A dual citizen of Egypt and the U.S., Jehane has been living in Cairo for the last few years making a film and chronicling the intensity of her country. Needless to say, she stops at nothing to uncover the truth.
A representative of the U.S. embassy in Cairo told The Guardian that Eltahawy's detention was "very concerning" and that
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It's not as if we in the Western world have been kept in the dark about the abuse of women in Muslim societies. No one has gouged our eyes out; we have closed them ourselves.