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December 2011: Demonstration in Cairo against police violence against women (photo: Hossam Ali/AP/dapd)

Women during the ''Arabellion''


Neither Winners nor Losers

The women's movement in Egypt goes back a long way. But how has the situation of women changed in the 18 months since the start of the Arab Spring? The Egyptian-German political scientist and women's rights activist Hoda Salah takes stockMore

An array of television cameras pointed at the viewer (photo: DW)

The Media and ''The Innocence of Muslims''


Against the Islamisation of Muslims

Reports by Western media on the violent protests in the Muslim world against the film "The Innocence of Muslims" have delivered a one-sided and over-simplified picture of the Muslims and the complex reality in which they live. By Hoda SalahMore