Haitham Alsharif shines a light on gender inequality in the Palestinian Security Services, where female recruits are barred from access to the financial benefits their male counterparts enjoy as well as promotions and decision-making roles.
Despite Al Ahly nearing a 10th victory in the African Champions League, South African coach Pitso Mosimane has come under fire by Egyptian press and fans alike. This criticism has unearthed Egypt society's historic undercurrent of racist undertones.
Recent figures reaffirm that marital rape is highly prevalent in Egypt despite the society’s refusal to acknowledge the term. Within Egypt's judiciary, its reluctance to reform patriarchal attitudes has resulted in grave consequences.
Mehram, a small Kashmiri NGO set up for women, by women, has become an invaluable refuge for Kashmiri women plagued by gender-based violence. After Modi's revocation of Kashmir's special status, the disputed state continues to fail females.
Tunisian bloggers face prosecution for expressing opinions deemed 'insulting' to the government, security forces, and Islam. Freedom of expression, the most precious of the hard-won gains Tunisians fought for in their revolution, is under threat.