December 15, 2018

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  • Op-ed: Rape of a nation

    BY REHAM BARAKAT Last December India witnessed a horrifying gang rape crime in Delhi. A 23-year-old woman was raped by five men on a bus. I won’t get into the morbid details, but suffice it to say that the victim of this barbaric act has died of her injuries. We have been brought up naively and falsely to believe that incidents of this kind do not happen in Egypt. But I remember thinking that when news of the Delhi rape broke that surely similar crimes are committed in our nation but are hardly ever reported or covered by the media….

    A noisy discourse on sexual harassment

    BY MARIE-JEANNE BERGER Cairo: Women have been groped this year. They have been grabbed. They have been subjected to the bizarre and menacingly-named “virginity tests.” The soldiers have gone free. Women have been attacked and mobbed by groups opposing their protests in waves; they have run. Women have written about injustice, they have been criticized for their views; hands were broken. They have been stripped and stepped on and damned for it. Their assailants — those meant to serve and protect the people — failed at both and went unpunished. Women have been vilified simply for being there — wherever…

    Women unconcerned with Sharia

    BY DALIA RABIE Cairo: At a time when a newly elected Islamist president is seen as a direct threat to women’s rights, a recent poll showed that Egyptian women are as likely as men to favor Sharia as a source of legislation, stating that their top concerns are rather economic and social development as well as security. Forty-four percent of women said they want Sharia as a source of new legislation, compared to 50 percent of men. While 38 percent of women said they prefer it to be a source of legislation, but not the main one, compared to 37…

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