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اعتقال مصرية تطمس إعلان مسيء للإسلام

اعتقلت شرطة نيويورك الناشطة الأميركية المصرية الأصل منى الطحاوي عقب إقدامها على طمس لوحة إعلانية تسيء للإسلام في إحدى محطات مترو المدينة، ومن المقرر أن يتم ت...
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A woman loses the debate with a muslim woman

A woman loses the debate with a muslim woman. That's how muslim women are, Brave, Religious and Pious.....

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US citizen Mona Eltahawy: I was sexually assaulted by Egypt police

US citizen Mona Eltahawy: I was sexually assaulted by Egypt police | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

An Egyptian-American columnist and activist told msnbc.com Thursday that she was sexually assaulted and beaten by police after being arrested in Cairo.
Speaking after her release following hours of questioning, Mona Eltahawy said her right hand and left arm were broken on Wednesday night by riot police who dragged her by the hair and groped her between the legs.

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Journalist Mona Eltahawy arrested in NY for defacing pro-Israel ad [Video]

Journalist Mona Eltahawy arrested in NY for defacing pro-Israel ad [Video] | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

This is non-violent protest, see this America,” Eltahawy said in the video posted on the New York Post website as police officers were arresting her.

“I’m an Egyptian-American and I refuse hate,” she added.

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Mona on her attack: "This is not the Egypt that I love"

Mona Eltahawy talks about being brutally beaten and sexually assaulted while covering the protests in Tahrir Square, saying her assailants do not represent Egypt.

 

[Get well quickly, Mona.  You have followers and people who send love and caring to you from the four corners of the entire World! ]

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Egypt: Free Mona Eltahawy !

Egypt:  Free Mona Eltahawy ! | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

Mona's arrest is yet another sign of how the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) is really just as bad as Mubarak or worse. Killing protesters, arresting them, torturing them. Mona has been very vocal in past months about SCAF's dictatorship. Her arrest will help raise more awareness about this bitter reality, while prostesters across Egypt are continuing their unfinished revolution.

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