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Gary R. Bunt

Egypt 'Me Too'

Coverage of the Egyptian 'Me Too' developments

The Media Line, Egyptian Women Push Back Against Sexual Assault
"A hundred Egyptian women said on social media that they had been attacked by a serial rapist, focusing public attention on a crime that is rarely taken seriously in Egypt.
"The posts led to a man’s arrest. The alleged perpetrator, a student at the American University in Cairo, is also accused of raping minor boys and girls. He was nabbed last week just outside Cairo.'
BBC News, Egypt serial sex attacks prompt law change
BBC, Global News Podcast contains a report on this issue.

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