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Operation Anti-Sexual Harassment: Working to make Tahrir a safe space for all

Egypt Independent Op-Ed about sexual assault in Tahrir on the second anniversary of January 25 and how Operation Anti-Sexual Harassment (follow on Twitter @OpAntiSH) is trying to help.  

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Million Women march: some reflections

The March 8th demonstration on International Women’s Day to demand equal rights for women in Tahrir was a blow to many of us. What was intended as a peaceful gathering on International Women’s Day for the rights of Egyptian women … Continue reading

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Sexual Harassment in Egypt: Film 678 is right on

For those of you here in Cairo, I highly recommend seeing the film 678 (out in theaters since Dec 15). It looks at the lives of three different women and how sexual harassment affects them and their friends and family. … Continue reading

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