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Mahmud El Shafey

Mahmud El-Shafey is a British-Egyptian writer, editor and translator. He works as a correspondent for The Arab Weekly based in London.

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13 February 2017

Egypt's Religious Reforms Bring Women Preachers to the Pulpit

The Egyptian government is looking to women preachers as part of its campaign to reform religious discourse, but many are unhappy with the move.