Tuesday, January 18th, 2011
I was on PBS Newshour on Monday along with Shibley Telhami to talk about the Tunisian revolution. On Tuesday, I discussed Tunisia To the Point with Warren Olney, which is broadcast on NPR stations, along with David Kirkpatrick, Rami Khouri and Juan Cole. [tweetmeme only_single="false"]
Thursday, July 29th, 2010
By Mona Eltahawy The Jerusalem Report Aug. 16, 2010 The world is a lonelier place when we lose a hero. When I learned of Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid’s passing on July 5, my tears mourned the loss of a man who spent the past 14 years exiled from his beloved Egypt because his courageous work [...]
Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
One of my favourite pieces that I wrote for the Guardian in 1999 on how Islamists increasingly took to the courts to silence liberals in the Arab world,, often with the tacit approval of the state. Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid and his wife Ebtihal Younis – who they infamously tried to separate – were two [...]
Thursday, May 27th, 2010
Here’s my latest video essay for Time.com about a beauty queen, a comedian and media stereotypes.