Dalia Malek
Dalia Malek

Dalia Malek is a PhD candidate in the department of law at King's College London. She obtained her master's degree in International Human Rights Law and graduate diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies at the American University in Cairo. She also holds a bachelor's degree in English and linguistics from the University of California at Berkeley.

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June 24, 2012

Egypt Presidential Election Results: Mohammed Morsi is an Opportunist and His Victory is Bad for Egypt

Now that Morsi is confirmed as the Egyptian President, his party may push for sharia law to play a greater role in Egypt.

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June 24, 2012

Exclusive Interview With Mohamed Morsi: What to Expect From the Muslim Brotherhood

In an interview with the Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi, Dalia Malek finds contradictions between the organization's actions and public statements.
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Aug. 4, 2011

Revolutionary Spirit Wanes in Tahrir

In Egypt, renewed protests in July were much diluted by celebration and trade as vendors and cinemas set up shop in the square.
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Aug. 3, 2011

In Focus: Egypt's July Protests in Tahrir Square

Egyptians have held a sit-in at Tahrir Square from July 8 until present. Protests escalated into a riot starting July 23.
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May 26, 2011

Egyptians Call for a “Second Revolution” Against Their Military

Friday could mark the next large-scale revolution in Egypt. The military government that stepped in after Mubarak is no better than the ousted leader himself.
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April 15, 2011

The Role of Facebook in the Third Palestinian Intifada

A Facebook group calling for a Palestinian intifada, or rebellion, against Israel has recently created a stir on social networks, and Facebook itself erased the group.

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April 9, 2011

Human Rights in Libya: An Interview with a Libyan Activist Navigating Political Unrest

A Libyan activist discusses how to work around the challeges of political unrest, war, and self-censorship in her mission to shine light on human rights issues in the country.
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March 28, 2011

Egypt's Other Demonstrations: What is the UN Refugee Agency Doing?

While protests in Tahrir Square have dominated the headlines, demonstrations by refugees and asylum seekers outside the UNHCR office in Cairo have grown in number and been marked by violence.