activist arrests
Arrests target political figures involved in new coalition to run in 2020 parliamentary elections
Those detained face accusations of a plot to bring down the state ahead of the June 30 anniversary
 
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Parliament approves laws allowing Sisi to select judicial heads, stalemate continues over Council of Judicial Bodies
Rana Mamdouh | On June 6, Parliament approved two laws that regulate how the heads of Egypt’s top judicial bodies
42 words on page 3: How Morsi died in Egyptian newspapers
Newspapers published the same 42-word article to announce the former president's death
Former president Mohamed Morsi dies in court session, rights groups point to lack of proper medical care in detention
Mostafa Mohie and Rana Mamdouh | Former President Mohamed Morsi collapsed and died on Monday while attending a court hearing
The government wants to reduce its debt. Will its new strategy work?
Osman El Sharnoubi | The plan is to reduce short-term debt obligations and avoid paying billions in interest each year
Shubeik Lubeik: An urban fantasy about wishes
Sherif Abdel Samad | In her debut graphic novel Shubeik Lubeik (2018), young graphic novelist Deena Mohamed Yehia (1994) draws
Podcast | Katalog #00: Maurice Louca
Maha ElNabawi | Katalog is a podcast about the process, production and meaning behind select works from the region
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Over 30 killed after Sudanese paramilitaries violently disperse protest sit-in in Khartoum
National referendum on constitutional amendments to begin 3 days after parliamentary approval
Egypt blocks over 34,000 websites in attempt to ‘shut down’ constitutional amendments opposition campaign
Sudan’s military council: Government to be civilian except for defense and interior ministries, will not extradite Bashir to ICC
 
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Alaa Abd El Fattah
Do we really have a Constitution?
A couple of weeks ago, I found myself stuck in a horrendous traffic jam on Qasr al-Aini street for over
Parastou Hassouri
What 2 new migration compacts tell us about how the world deals with the ‘migration crisis’
There needs to be an international framework for migrants, just as there is for refugees
Nada Nabil
A star is dead: What to do when your idols are ‘canceled’
“How can you see clearly when you’re looking into the sun? How can an icon be a con?” -Maureen

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The worker’s rock bottom moment
Andeel | Worker: "What do you mean he is going to be BURIED in it?"
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