December 15, 2013 / The Daily Beast
Lauren E. Bohn
The Old Cataract Hotel in Aswan has played grand host to the likes of Churchill, Mitterrand and Agatha Christie—but in the wake of Egypt’s revolution, it’s facing a slow death on the Nile.
December 8, 2013 / NBC News
Lauren E. Bohn
For Egypt's youth, saving enough money for marriage is one of the generation's biggest challenges. For many, it is simply impossible.
August 26, 2013 / Time
Lauren E. Bohn
Seen as supporting the military's ouster of Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's Christians are finding their churches burned and cars ablaze.
October 10, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Sharif Abdul Kouddous offers an eyewitness account of the worst violence in the streets of Cairo since the revolution.
October 7, 2011
Tom Hundley
Tom Hundley recaps the Pulitzer Center's week, highlighting a new series of Untold Stories from grantee Jenna Krajeski who is reporting on Kurdish youngsters jailed on harsh anti-terrorism laws.
October 4, 2011 / Democracy Now
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Life after Hosni Mubarak has not quite turned out the way Egypt's young revolutionaries expected.
Al Jazeera Mubasher Misr
September 26, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Despite the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's military council announced it would enforce the Emergency Law already in effect 30 years—sparking outrage and street protests.
Image by Sharif Abdel Kouddous. Egypt, 2011.
September 22, 2011 / Foreign Policy
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Egypt's educational system is a shambles. Teachers and students have gone on a nation-wide strikes to protest the slow pace of reforms under the transitional military government.
September 8, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Maikel Nabil Sanad, an Egyptian democracy activist, was convicted and imprisoned after writing a blog detailing cases of abuse by the military and criticizing the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces
Resistance in Syria - Haitham al-Maleh and son Iyas al-Maleh
September 1, 2011 / The Nation
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
More than 2,000 people have been killed in the last several months by Syrian security forces. Human rights lawyer Haitham al-Maleh and his son Iyas are confidant that "the regime is going to hell."
Tahrir Square rally. Image by Reese Erlich. Egypt, 2011.
August 30, 2011 / National Radio Project
Reese Erlich
After the revolution Egyptians looked forward to the development of a democratic state, but many government-run institutions are still experiencing the repressive policies of the former regime.
August 18, 2011 / The Nation
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Asmaa Mahfouz was facing prosecution for criticizing the military in a Twitter message.
August 8, 2011 / Democracy Now
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Despite the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak, journalists in Egypt still face government oppression.