I'm an Egyptian woman ergo I must enjoy being sexually harassed
In Egypt, women can invite sexual harassment and provocation by just being out alone - however dressed at times. Perhaps the only solution is to find a partner as refuge and if necessary a fake one to borrow that keeps the hands off cause 'I'm taken'.
I’m an Egyptian Woman and I Like Being Sexually Harrassed
"I wake up every morning looking forward to getting sexually harassed in Cairo. Because a day gone by without being whistled at like cattle or groped like a melon at a vegetable store is a day unlived in this city. Right?"
Source: Diary of A DeskGirl in Cairo
A long season of change ahead for every arab nation
"In the six months since Mohammed Bouazizi immolated himself and set an entire region alight, analysts and observers have swung from issuing death certificates for the established Arab order to concluding that it has managed to withstand the challenge of mass insurrection. Both judgements are premature, and neither is correct."
An Online Game for Throwing a Shoe at the Syrian President
"A ripoff of Sock and Awe , but still fun (until you get bored of it after 2 minutes)"
Source: Beirut Spring
Saudi women driving: I’m caring less and less
"I get regular emails sent to my Gulfblog.com account from various sources. One of them, curiously, is AIPAC with its own unique brand of selective vision. More recently I keep getting press releases regarding Hilary Clinton and the current issue of women in Saudi driving."
Source: Gulf Blog