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Opinion
Becoming ‘legal’: On Mada Masr’s decision to apply for a license under the new media law
We made this choice while thinking about what it means to be radical inside out
Mohamed Gad
An income spent on daily subsistence
Wage earners are picking up the tab of Egypt’s economic ‘reform’ program
Ezzedine C. Fishere
Why the Egyptian military will relinquish power
The military elite has not modified its behavior, and may soon manoeuvre into a new role
 
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features
Detox: Room at Region “X” and music from the world of Samir Seif
Your weekly guide to unwind during the weekend.
Detox | Issue 10: Burning manuscripts, empty landscapes and the fear of forgetting
"I’m still praying that time will be fair to us and that everything we’ve done won’t be in vain."
Detox | Issue 09: Deep Breath
We are okay. Or at least we think so.
Detox | Issue 08: On birds, language and revolution
| We have the usual assortment of recommendations for you, from articles to documentaries to playlists
President’s eldest son, Mahmoud al-Sisi, sidelined from powerful intelligence position to diplomatic mission in Russia
| The move seeks to alleviate growing tensions within the intelligence apparatus about his role
MP referred to ethics committee over reform initiative calling for Sisi’s early departure from office
| Parliament was quick to take official action against Tantawi for the initiative.
 
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News
Hamas, Israel remain far apart on timeframe of truce deal after Egyptian mediation
China, Turkey, Egypt, Saudi Arabia are world’s worst jailers of journalists in 2019, according to CPJ
Plainclothes security raid Mada Masr office for several hours, detain 3 including Chief Editor Lina Attalah
Update from Mada Masr regarding the arrest of colleague Shady Zalat
 
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