Inaction by Authorities Leads to Violence in Egypt

Pattern of inaction contributes to the sense of injustice, discrimination and vulnerability felt by Christians in Egypt, and leads perpetrators to believe that they can attack Christians and get away…

April 9, 2013


Sexual Attacks on Women in Egypt

Almost every girl and woman who has walked the streets or taken public transport in Cairo, has experienced some form of verbal or physical sexual harassment.

February 1, 2013


Video: Monitoring the Violence in Egypt

Amnesty International researcher Diana Eltahawy describes the situation in Egypt after talking with those effected by the violence.

January 30, 2013


10 Absurd and Unjust Arrests of 2012

You might be surprised to learn what can get you thrown in jail in a few places around the world, and how harsh the sentences are once you’re there. Every…

December 26, 2012


Army Out of the Barracks, Back On the Streets

A first-hand account of the situation in Egypt, which is eerily reminiscent of the days after the “25 January Revolution,” when many welcomed the army on the streets after the…

December 11, 2012