By: Salma Gharraf and Neda Ahmed With everything that’s going on, all the stories coming out, all the brave survivors speaking up and coming forward with their stories; expressing their agony, pain and suffering while challenging not only their harassers/rapists/abusers … Continue reading Anti-Feminist What Now? The Meninists Have Arrived to Cairo
By: Danya Danish Let’s just face it, our ideas of intimacy have completely changed from the ones of those around us. Just like opinions; everyone has a definition for intimacy. And in a generation that has worked so hard to … Continue reading Kiss Me Through the Phone: Let’s Talk Intimacy in the New World Order
By: Mahmoud Salaheldin Patriarchy is a socio-political structure in which males hold primary power and predominate in roles of leadership, moral authority, and social privilege. In layman’s terms, it puts men in charge while actively suppressing everyone else. We’ve all … Continue reading I’m a Cishet Man but I’m also a Feminist, Because the Patriarchy Fucks Me Over Too
I’ve cried to Shim El Yasmine, Inni Mnih and Bishuf more times than I would like to admit. But haven’t we (read: fruity gen-z Cairenes) all? Other than that, I’m pretty sure we all have memories attached to Mashrou’ Leila … Continue reading Mashrou’ Leila Matters to Cairene Gen-Z Babes, Here’s Why
By: Sandrine Sader The Lebanese Thawra (Revolution) which came back on the 17th of October 2019 and united the Lebanese people regardless of their differences. It was truly kilon yaani kilon, everyone was rooting for a better country, fighting for … Continue reading What is Secularism? Why are Lebanese Youth Advocating For It?
By: Alia So, a cute person follows you and you kind of want to post a thirst trap specifically for them to see and hopefully slide into your DMs. Or, you’re feeling a random surge of confidence and you want … Continue reading How to Take Your Own Sexy Thirst Traps, Even If You’re Keeping Them to Yourself
By: Fadila I’ve been struggling to date, to be honest. A struggle that goes beyond Mama’s ‘betkallemy meen?’ and Baba’s ‘enty fein?’, it’s gone way beyond the way people stare when a man and a woman are sitting together at … Continue reading A Dating Questionnaire Curated By Your (Quite Frustrated) Local Feminist
By: Nour Disclaimer: This article is in no way, shape, or form encouraging anyone to have sex or indulge in self-pleasure. Read that again, please. If you partake in sexual acts, that’s your choice. The only reason we do these … Continue reading Parents, Stigmatizing Sex Safety Endagers Us and For What? Your Misguided Notions of Honor?
By: Lilo Antivaxx parents (an informal noun) – A person who is opposed to vaccination, typically a parent who refuses to vaccinate their child The Child (noun) – The offspring of the aforementioned antivaxxer … Continue reading My Parents are Antivaxxers, Now What?
By: Hana Diab Stress, burnout, and feeling overwhelmed are valid and easily recollected feelings at hearing the word “exams”. Your brain starts dragging you into remembering the nights you spent cramming a syllabus you were seeing for the first time. … Continue reading Some Very Basic Post-Exam Self Care We All Need to Practice