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Tuesday, 23 June 2020

Google Doodle commemorates Egyptian feminist icon Hoda Shaarawy

Today’s Google Doodle commemorates what would have been Egyptian feminist icon Hoda Shaarawy’s 141st birthday. At a time when Egyptian women were denied their basic rights in Egyptian society, Huda Shaarawi emerged as a feminist revolutionary figure who called for equal access to education and deconstructing various taboos that held back Egyptian women.

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