Mideast Reports

Mideast Reports aims to link Arab voices to a global audience in the hope of providing a unique and intimate perspective on the revolutions taking place across the Middle East.

 

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    Amanda Labora | March 2nd, 2011
    For Egyptians, the fall of Hosni Mubarak has been symbolic of a new beginning for Egypt—a “new dawn”—to quote Karim Saad, a native Alexandrian and a student at the American University of Cairo. “For many of us here,” he wrote in an e-mail on...
  • Amanda Labora | March 2nd, 2011
    After a sleepless night in the girls’ dorm on Saturday, January 29th, the morning after the Friday protests that swept across Egypt, I sat on the first floor steps of my building with my 25-year old Arabic professor. He had come to check on us....
  • Amanda Labora | March 2nd, 2011
    The recent sexual assault of CBS news correspondent Lara Logan in Cairo has sparked heated debate in the American media regarding women’s issues in Egypt—in particular that of harassment. Reactions to the attack have run the gambit, with some—like...
  • Amanda Labora | March 2nd, 2011
    The following was written in response to Oliver Rosenbloom's opinion column in the Brown Daily Herald on 3/1/11. The BDH has declined to publish this article due to a policy that precludes any student from being published in both the news and...