December 2, 2012

Egypt's Misogynistic Democracy

Charity Wallace, NY Daily News

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The proposed founding document does not represent all Egyptians. Islamists seized control of the drafting process, shutting liberals, secular Egyptians and Christians out of the debate. What is perhaps most significant and disappointing is the fact that this has done serious damage to the interests of Egyptian women -- and, by extension, women throughout the Arab world.

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TAGGED: Arab Spring, Middle East, Egypt

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