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Egypt Sexual Harassment

If This Isn't Enough Of A Wake-Up Call For Egypt, Then What Is?

Sophia Jones | Posted 08.10.2014 | World
Sophia Jones

ISTANBUL -- When I first watched the viral video from Sunday night's celebration for newly elected Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, it was ha...

Sophia Jones

Egypt's New Sexual Assault Law Faces Major Obstacle In Police Who Still Blame The Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Sophia Jones | Posted 05.13.2014 | World

CAIRO -- In Egypt, sexual harassment and assault can be seen everywhere: in a crowded market, where a man rubs his hand against a veiled woman’s bre...

Powerful PSA Shows A Scary Reality Many Women Face Every Day

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 12.13.2013 | Women

"Every day she faces humiliation, anger, she lives in fear and she experiences violence… put yourself in her shoes, instead of finding ways to blame...

When Women Fear To Tread: Sexual Violence And The Egyptian Revolution

Roger Friedland | Posted 04.15.2013 | Religion
Roger Friedland

What we are seeing now in Egypt's squares is much more than ordinary harassment by individual men. Sexual harassment has become a weapon of war against women.

Egypt's Sexual Harassment 'Epidemic'

www.bbc.co.uk | Posted 11.03.2012 | World

Campaigners in Egypt say the problem of sexual harassment is reaching epidemic proportions, with a rise in such incidents over the past three months. ...

Meet The Women Proving That Social Media Brings Change

More Magazine | Posted 10.25.2011 | Women

There's something terribly raw about the stories women post on HarassMap.org, a website started by four friends last year to confront Egypt’s epidem...

In Egypt, Pre-Revolution Levels Of Sexual Harassment Return

Christian Science Monitor | Sarah Lynch | Posted 08.26.2011 | World

Mohammad Anter hands out flyers to evening crowds on a packed Cairo street, trying to catch the attention of any passerby -- until one catches his. ...