Posts Tagged ‘feminism’

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Bikya Masr interviews Marwa Rakha: Women, Quotas and Egyptian Society

Bikya Masr interviews Marwa Rakha: Women, Quotas and Egyptian Society

In an ideal world the quota should be removed! The quota is an insult, actually. Treating women as politically handicapped individuals is clear discrimination. But then again, we live in the real world where a lot of men – trying... (Continue reading)

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#internationalwomenday #IWD #womensrights #feminism #genderME The Social Conditioning of Women

#internationalwomenday #IWD #womensrights #feminism #genderME The Social Conditioning of Women

I have been angry at men, society, women, publishers, censorship, the government, and injustice in general. Today I am going to share with you more anger! My dear women, you have been brainwashed and reformatted into abandoning true womanhood. You... (Continue reading)

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CAMPUS MAGAZINE: A Woman without Hijab is like a chair with 3 legs!

CAMPUS MAGAZINE: A Woman without Hijab is like a chair with 3 legs!

“No! I do not care about your soul! I do not want to see you or what lies in your heart! I only want your body! And guess what? I do not want you to look at me! I do... (Continue reading)

Egypt: Niqab ban in France stirs controversy again

Egypt: Niqab ban in France stirs controversy again

In October 2009, the Niqab (or face cover) stirred a lot of controversy when the late Sheikh Mohammed Tantawi - head of Al Azhar and Egypt's Imam - asked a 13 year old girl to uncover her face while he... (Continue reading)

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HEY YOU! I WANT TO THANK YOU! – To All My Readers

HEY YOU! I WANT TO THANK YOU! - To All My Readers

After her email and after my horrible reaction, I wanted to quit! I wanted to give up on my chosen mission! Despair found its way to my heart and I gave up on myself just as much as I gave... (Continue reading)

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CAMPUS MAGAZINE: MARWA RAKHA IS HIRING! POSITION: BOYFRIEND

CAMPUS MAGAZINE: MARWA RAKHA IS HIRING! POSITION: BOYFRIEND

MARWA RAKHA IS HIRING POSITION: BOYFRIEND... (Continue reading)

Bikya Masr: Women judges in Egypt see back and forth game

Bikya Masr: Women judges in Egypt see back and forth game

Rakha added "If a person - male or female, heterosexual or homosexual, HIV infected or not, dark-skinned or fair-skinned - has passed their exams and assessments for any position in the state then they are fully entitled to assume that... (Continue reading)

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CAMPUS MAGAZINE: I AM NOT A FEMINIST!

People who meet me for the first time, people who read my book, people who read my articles, people who listen to or watch my shows, people who interview me, and people who talk about me - why do they... (Continue reading)

Nawal El Saadawy for President

Nawal El Saadawy for President

They told her: "You are a savage and dangerous woman." She replied: "I am speaking the truth. And the truth is savage and dangerous."... (Continue reading)

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Arab Women… Minors Until They Die

Though blessed with inner strength that enables them to deal with the shackles of their culture, some Arab women are dealt with as minors who will never reap the fruits of adulthood. Egyptian bloggers Fantasia's World, Dalia Ziada, Asser Yasser,... (Continue reading)

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My First Cover: Interview for Expat’s Guide

My First Cover: Interview for Expat’s Guide

Me : A lot of people may think that you're so westernized. For instance, if she decides to dress in a certain way that does not line up with her father's principles, do you think she would ever go out... (Continue reading)

Egypt’s Leading Women

Egyptian women, like many other women, have great potential once they unleash their power. Eva habil, Passant Refaat, and Radwa Saad El Din are three women who took the lead in three different fields. Marwa Rakha has more in this... (Continue reading)

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