Egyptian Blogger posts about torture and police brutality

Journalist Noha Atef keeps a very unusual blog in Egypt. Atef  blogs about police abuse and torture in Egypt and she posts and tweets so that people will know about it. .

Interpress News Service reports about the work the 25-year-old woman is doing in an article published this week, “Bloggers Name and Shame.”

Atef’s blog, ‘Torture in Egypt’, aims to expose what she considers the brutality of Egypt’s police and security forces.

Read the full article for more.

Tags: ,

Defending the First Amendment and promoting open government are more crucial now than ever. Join SPJ's fight for the public’s right to know — either as an SPJ Supporter or a professional, student or retired journalist.


Twitter Facebook Google Plus RSS Instagram Pinterest Pinterest LinkedIn

© Society of Professional Journalists. All rights reserved. Legal

Society of Professional Journalists
Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center, 3909 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208
317/927-8000 | Fax: 317/920-4789 | Contact SPJ Headquarters | Employment Opportunities | Advertise with SPJ