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Universal health insurance: Gateway to privatization or protector against high treatment costs?
Currently up for vote in Parliament, the bill has been met with considerable controversy
 
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On Warraq Island, popular democracy defies secret state plans
Heba Afify | The state’s strategy regarding Warraq has seen several stages: violence, negotiation, and legal persecution
Universal health insurance: Gateway to privatization or protector against high treatment costs?
Mohamed Gad | Currently up for vote in Parliament, the bill has been met with considerable controversy
Q&A with German MP Stefan Liebich: Revealing German arms exports to Egypt
Sofian Philip Naceur | The German government confirms that it authorized weapons and arms exports to Egypt worth 298 million
Video: Big Brother on Cairo traffic
Andeel | This week Andeel's alter-ego, Big Brother, looks at the infamous Cairo traffic
Scary Mother: An insightful look at the horrors of the artistic process
Hessen Hossam | An introspective look at the artistic process and the overwhelming power that imagination can possess
BUT WE ALL HAVE DIFFERENT PERSONALITIES ANYWAY
Q. Qady | A poem and short text on living with Dissociative Identity Disorder
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Police raid Merit Publishing House, detain volunteer
New security measures at military-owned Arish cement factory after contracted drivers halt work
Two activists detained in Tiran and Sanafir protest case
Police arrest Libyan citizen accused of involvement in Wahat Road attack
 
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Dina Wahba
We need to talk, indeed!
I closely followed the World Youth Forum that took place last week in Sharm el-Sheikh; not only because
Nadine El-Nabli
Blog: #MeToo and the question of speaking
This is the 2nd piece in a series of commissioned reflections on MeToo as a campaign
Franco Galdini
Against normalizing the abnormal: BDS and the struggle for Palestinian rights
World leaders are still fusing anti-Semitism & anti-Zionism to discredit pro-Palestinian activism

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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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