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D B Shobrawy · October, 2007

I’m a 20 something Egyptian living in Chicago who has grown a reputation for my wiseASSness and satire embedded in my affection for Middle East causes.

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Latest posts by D B Shobrawy from October, 2007

11 October 2007

Egypt: 80 Lashes = An Upside Down Country

What happens when you mix a desperate dictator, a corrupt religious leader, opposition voices and a vulnerable nation? A dysfunctional union between Hosni Mubarak, Al Azhar University and their anti-freedom...

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