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Egypt: What life has taught Galal Amin

“Born in January of 1935, his father had wanted his mother to have an abortion because they already had 7 children, she refused and that is how he came to be,” writes blogger Jessyz, who takes us through the pages of the autobiography “What life has taught me” by Dr. Galal Amin, in a book review that triggers a lot of thinking.

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