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Finally, Mona’s got a blog!

Finally, Mona’s got a blog!

7 Dec, '072 Comments

My all time favourite columnist and activist – Mona Eltahawy – has finally inaugurated her own blog! Well done Mona, and thank you. It’s about bloody time you joined us! Watch her go to the very top of Technorati’s lists in no time… and deservedly so too.

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Bahraini Harry Potter Campaign!

Bahraini Harry Potter Campaign!

18 Jul, '0714 Comments

I think that cinemas using their 34 screens to show Harry Potter’s latest movie in Bahrain should strive to involve the community considering the considerable takings they will reap from that film. So in keeping with Harry Potter’s world-wide tradition, why not let people in appropriate costume watch the movie for free? And what better […]

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«Do Not Disturb»

5 Aug, '064 Comments

We have a saying in Bahrain which says something like “once the festivities have ended, the old hag arrived” which roughly equates to “missing the boat” or maybe even to some extent not to bother with anything because one has no say in any proceedings and cannot influence any outcome. I think these sayings should […]

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