Monthly Archives: November 2012

Douche roundup – an occasional series

Some people can be real ticks 1. Dr Medhat Abdel-Hady I came across this individual, who advertises himself as a marriage counsellor, via my El-Nas channel subscription on Youtube. El-Nas caters to conservative Muslims and anyone else who wants to … Continue reading

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Brute Force

Mohamad Adam and I had a look at the Central Security Forces, Egypt’s paramilitary rabble of young men who didn’t make the cut for the army and who are used mostly to suppress dissent. We were lucky enough to talk … Continue reading

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I used to cover the long-running campaign by Ministry of Health doctors for better conditions and wages, and it was one of my favourite beats. The activist doctors (members of the Doctors Without Rights group) were tireless and inspiring and … Continue reading

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