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Sexual Harassment

Reed Matar
“On the first day after my arrest I asked to go to the bathroom, but the officer refused. The next day I asked him again and explained I had my period. He laughed. When they removed my blindfold, I discovered my clothes were soaked in blood.”
Fatima Badri
In Egypt, around 99% of Egyptian women and girls have experienced some form of sexual harassment.
Eman Adel
The Egyptian women’s solidarity with Sarah Hegazi’s story did not cease due to fears of perhaps having to eventually face suicide themselves, for every girl of this class would have met the same fate in case she’d decided to rebel against the system, or as one of them expressed briefly and eloquently: “we are Sarah Hegazi’s illegitimate sisters, and maybe the same fate awaits us…”
لتصلكم نشرة درج الى بريدكم الالكتروني