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Shady Habash’s slow death
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | “Prison doesn’t kill, loneliness does. I need your support so I don’t die.” 
Without evidence or trial: Remand detention is authorities’ tool of choice to imprison political opponents
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Many activists have been subjected to the revolving door of prison
Lawyers: New case against Qassas a tactic to keep political prisoners jailed beyond 2-year remand detention limit
Haridy anticipates a number of political prisoners near the 2-year limit will be added to the case
‘Hospitals are for the dying’: Medical negligence inside Egyptian prisons
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Rights groups have repeatedly warned that conditions in Egypt’s prisons are far below standards
Released but imprisoned daily: Alaa Seif on the need for new imaginations
In his first media interview since his release, Alaa Seif spoke with Mada Masr
Waiting for Shady
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Witnessing the burial of incarcerated video blogger Shady Abu Zeid’s late father
 
Opinion
Sanaa Seif
Death’s child
"Shady is a child of death, he can’t be with those people.”
Abdelrahman ElGendy
This prison has a sky without bars
Now, for the first time, life actually is turning into a big prison
Sarah Rifky
we announce our love for life
We need a lucid world, and sobriety, to reimagine what is to come.  
 
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News
Alaa Abd El Fattah ends hunger strike after 36 days
2 translators arrested and disappeared, enter cycle of remand detention
Resetting the prison clock: Abouel Fotouh charged in new case days before completing maximum two years in remand detention
Alaa Abd El Fattah and his lawyer recount humiliation and beatings in maximum-security prison
Politician: Forced disappearance of 4 Dostour Party members tied to opposition to constitutional amendments
Families of at least 18 political prisoners denied visitation rights
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