A daughter is stigmatised by her father’s links to the Muslim Brotherhood.
At the age of 105, a grandmother remains a staunch revolutionary.
Local initiative provides youngsters with educational and psychological support.
A friend and colleague recalls Ammar Al Shahbander, who died on May 2.
A mother describes the guilt of leaving the country to seek refuge abroad.
A mother longs to see her only son again.
A prisoner finds some small comfort in rituals and fortune-telling.
A girl’s story of trying to get through secondary school and pass government-run exams.
A mother longs to answer her children’s questions and give them a home once again.
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