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Abortion Tales: Abortion at the mall
Ghadeer Ahmed | "He kept the test that shows I was pregnant; I kept the blood that shows I killed that baby."
Why I collect Egyptian women’s stories of abortion
Ghadeer Ahmed | Every story is told by a woman, written by a woman and meant to be read by women.
The cost of coming forward: How women who experience sexual violence are violated twice over
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Testimonials of women have been hurt by incidents of sexual violence, and again after reporting them
Divorce, violence and financial independence
Karoline Kamel | Can rising divorce rates be explained by looking at ‘economic empowerment’?
Abortion tales: Women’s work
Ghadeer Ahmed | 'A mother is my job. This is what I do, what I don’t like to do. This is what I am.'
Abortion Tales: Severed and not severed
Ghadeer Ahmed | The second part in our series on women’s experiences of abortion in Egypt
Abortion tales
Ghadeer Ahmed | Mada gathers stories of women’s experiences of abortion in Egypt
Abortion tales: 4 days somewhere else
Ghadeer Ahmed | The first in Mada's series recounting women’s experiences of abortion in Egypt
‘Egypt is not Tunisia’ when it comes to women’s rights
Mai Shams El-Din | Amid celebration in Tunisia over securing women’s rights, Al-Azhar strikes a different chord
 
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Opinion
Sahar Mandour
Verbal divorce: A man-to-man fight in the ‘year of women’
At the center of the 'year of women' is the relationship between men
Shaimaa Tantawi
When home is another cell: Women’s accounts of domestic detention
Accounts of how women are treated in private spaces reveal systematic abuse
Ghadeer Ahmed
When progressives call abortion murder
In defense of a woman's decision to bear her child, it was progressives who condemned abortion
 
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News
UN rights review roundly criticizes Egypt over prison conditions, civil society violations, discrimination
Civil society organizations call for end to draconian abortion law
US gym chain terminates Cairo contract over body-shaming Facebook posts
LE50,000 for foreigners to marry Egyptian women 25 years younger
In landmark conviction, doctor sentenced to 2 years prison for FGM
Head of National Council for Women: Female prisoners are better off behind bars
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