What happens when MBS imprisons and tortures billionaires into giving up most of their wealth? A newspaper in Sisi’s Egypt is running the headline “Why don’t Egypt’s billionaires give up half their wealth to the state?”, whilst others are also attacking the Egyptian super rich and calling for them to give up a big portion of their wealth to the state.
It’s easy to be a feminist where everyone is a feminist. But to be an outspoken, successful, and effective feminist in Saudi Arabia – that takes a whole different level of courage. And right now, the courage of Saudi Arabia’s prime women’s rights activists is being tested.
Iyad El-Baghdadi : It Happened Before, It’ll Happen Again
Iyad El-Baghdadi spoke at the 2017 Oslo Freedom Forum in Johannesberg about why the current order in the Arab world is unsustainable and why another rupture is brewing.
Episode 13 – Can Debate Save the Arab World?
A discussion between Belabbes Benkredda, Founding Director of the Munathara Initiative, and Iyad El-Baghdadi, Nasser Weddady and Ahmed Gatnash, on the public sphere, what teaching young people to debate can do for the world, and how to normalise civilised exchange of ideas and evaluation of them on their merits.