06/03/2014 . By Rasha Abdulla

Whenever I go to Alexandria, the first thing I do is call my friend Mahy—Mahienour Elmasry—who to me represents revolutionary idealism in its purest form. I like to meet her

02/25/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) is deeply troubled by recent evidence of torture and the subsequent lack of investigative response. The past few weeks have witnessed a

06/11/2011 . By TIMEP

Today, a year after Khaled Said’s murder and six months after the revolution that it helped spark, the two police officers found responsible for Said’s death were sentenced to seven

02/07/2011 . By TIMEP

Protesters remained encamped in Cairo’s Tahrir Square, epicenter of the nationwide uprising against President Hosni Mubarak. Al-Jazeera noted that banks in Cairo have reopened, while schools and the Egyptian stock

06/06/2010 . By TIMEP

Khaled Said, a 28-year-old entrepreneur from Alexandria, was beaten to death by two police officers in a public café today. Sitting in the café, Said was suddenly accosted by two