I take pride in the grandeur of my people’s legacy and will not allow my culture to be appropriated for your entertainment."You can’t justify your culture appropriation and Cleopatra costumes because you think ancient Egypt was a mythical civilization of the past.
Egyptians still exist, we aren’t mythical creatures that vanished in fairy dust.
Numerous human rights organizations have harshly criticized the recent clampdown, which among other things, has led to the arrest of more than 150 Egyptians suspected of being homosexual since President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi took office.
The defendant’s lawyer, Ahmed Hossam, denied allegations that his client engaged in gay sex, and called into question the legality of convicting a person for online activity. The crime was in the imagination of the officer himself. Second, sending personal messages is unconstitutional? Searching an innocent person isn’t allowed according to criminal procedure code in Egypt,” Hossam told the Independent, adding that an appeal for the case was immediately filed.
We are still here- existing, thriving and evolving.