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I write FEMINIST GIANT (Newsletter) The 7 Necessary Sins for Women and Girls (Book) Headscarves and Hymens (Book). She/Her. MUFC https://t.co/DvJ1WZghE2

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finally started reading @monaeltahawy's "the seven necessary sins for women and girls" and can't help but wish that… https://t.co/QUGbsPzuz7
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @githmirabel Love and solidarity 💜✊🏽❤️ I hope you can tell her now ✊🏽✊🏽 @UjuAnya Happy Birthday! Hope it’s been full of love and joy 💜✊🏽❤️ @rabihalameddine That’s beautiful @rabihalameddine Excuse me what?! Sleepwalking?! Oops I fell onto his penis?! @monaeltahawy Have you read Rings of the Dove? Highly recommended because it's highly entertaining. It's primarily… https://t.co/h8b2BfIqsJ
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @rabihalameddine Will definitely look this one up. I know The Perfumed Garden, which begins "I praise God for the c… https://t.co/LtrOKNkZiEIn many non-Western countries, speaking about such things as desire is scorned as “white” or “Western” behavior. I’… https://t.co/qnRmSeTQrT
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @susiebright Love it! ❤️✊🏽💜 @buckleyswartz @LewisCenterMom Thank you! @sidherian @26pglt Thank you. FEMINIST GIANT publishes twice weekly global roundups of feminist resistance - on Wed… https://t.co/D2LM9jtexD @monaeltahawy On behalf of your 54th birthday I'm re-reading both of your books starting with my personal favorite… https://t.co/vVJl6NiOif
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @Carol9x Thank you! I’m thrilled and honoured 💜✊🏽❤️
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@briazimm Thank you! 💜✊🏽❤️ @monaeltahawy is brilliant!! Please subscribe to her brilliant newsletter. https://t.co/BNaZhMSLC2
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @CatherineDoris2 Thank you for your support! @MonaBismuth @otherpress My pleasure!Thank you dear @monaeltahawy for this wonderful blurb! Fatima Daas' attention-commanding debut comes out next Novem… https://t.co/o18fEdGVl2
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @itmeansagift Love and solidarity, Hiba. I always appreciate your sharing and support ❤️✊🏽💜One lives to read that kind of poetry, and hopefully write it. And what if writing/speaking about sex means being o… https://t.co/DxPz2ulhPD
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @WakandanGriot 💜✊🏽❤️ @Qwertycris Hope you enjoyed your birthday too! @LewisCenterMom Thank you!"The most subversive thing a woman can do is to talk about her life as if it matters. Because it does." Happy bir… https://t.co/MTzhlqd2eC
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @WakandanGriot There will always be more pictures and the fuckwits can fuck off!"you'll need a drink and you'll find my mouth" 🥺 https://t.co/jzsMIC3Xqd
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @rozietoez Thank you so much! ❤️✊🏽💜The most subversive thing a woman can do is to talk about her life as if it matters. Because it does. Her desire,… https://t.co/aeEeJyVTIZWho among us is raised to desire freely? When desire is surrounded by silence & taboo, the most vulnerable who are… https://t.co/a0msw1yvbIRead my essay to find out why so few of the works of those boldly and freely desiring Arab and Muslim female poets,… https://t.co/JzG20aXqdrAnd here is Hafsa bint al-Hajj Arrakuniyya, a twelfth century poet who was considered one of the best Andalusian po… https://t.co/PoiNKMwWkR @caroldj Thank you ❤️✊🏽💜Subscribe to FEMINIST GIANT! It's free - no paywall or ads. If you can pay, it helps keep it free. https://t.co/u0gNlM4GVV @jsundmanus Thank you! @Ebonyteach Thank you! And an early Happy Birthday to you ❤️✊🏽💜My essay My Desire, My Freedom is available as an audio essay here https://t.co/7AFsPTcdqpListen to the open, unabashed desire of I’timad Arrumaikiyya, an 11thC Arab poet: "I urge you to come faster than… https://t.co/XjDrTflfw7Who we can desire & who has the right to desire are neither “white” nor “Western” concerns. They are there in my he… https://t.co/o54KbD2DJ5In many non-Western countries, speaking about such things as desire is scorned as “white” or “Western” behavior. I’… https://t.co/qnRmSeTQrTThank you @monaeltahawy for sharing the beauty of purpose 🥰 https://t.co/lKx0YcnbLC
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @DiCoach Thank you! ❤️✊🏽💜 @PeruBebeChrissy ❤️✊🏽💜Here is Samiha Hossain's roundup from Friday: -Dalit Women Journalists -Supporting Women Migrant Worker Survivors… https://t.co/Tn6sOKXOWYTwice a week, interns Inaara Merani and Samiha Hossain compile roundups of global feminist resistance. Subscribe t… https://t.co/XeX6ejUJvcFEMINIST GIANT Global Roundup compiled by Inaara Merani: -Indigiqueer Love Story -Teen on Mission to Vaccinate In… https://t.co/sOqWtni3Wa @leighdiii Thank youA MUST read!!! https://t.co/hV6P0CZUpE
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy"When desire is surrounded by silence and taboo, it is the most vulnerable who are hurt" _ @monaeltahawy
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @padriveum Thank you! ❤️✊🏽💜Highly encourage you all to read Mona's latest essay! https://t.co/nb752UTbIx
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy“Being able to speak of our desire - without fear, without penalty, and on the way of being ourselves - is at the h… https://t.co/YXJw47N29R
Retweeted by Mona EltahawyMuriel Rukeyser wrote in her poem Käthe Kollwitz: "What would happen if one woman told the truth about her life? T… https://t.co/k6IPp5lyfoTo desire and to be desired is political. How we fuck and who we fuck is political. I wrote about desire. https://t.co/N30bkIw4m7 @stephen_kelman Me too! @JWilliamsonDO @dessadarling i will look for it! @stephen_kelman I am honoured! ❤️✊🏽💜Starting my day and sending love and solidarity to you all 💜✊🏽❤️A profound essay. My favourite quote in every @monaeltahawy essay I've read is this 👇🏽 "The most subversive thing… https://t.co/IMknhxPvkg
Retweeted by Mona EltahawyI love when @monaeltahawy essays land in my inbox, and this one was especially brilliant https://t.co/gkZgvhZ56H
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy💯👇🏽 https://t.co/mUFMV4Pll0
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @AiddonValentine Yes! @monaeltahawy Yeah, everyone who went "tut tut" with her (and CONTINUE TO DO SO) can just fuck off forever. She did… https://t.co/cbJhpuzK4C
Retweeted by Mona EltahawyYet another thread https://t.co/5OxSGwaEdK
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy“Being poor is so expensive,” Rep. Cori Bush https://t.co/UaG9pFjTI1The typical congressional representative – including both senators and House members – has “an estimated net worth… https://t.co/VH2j4BmGZvMost members of Congress earn $174,000 a year, which is more than triple the average wage across all American worke… https://t.co/x465ILRfw6The majority of the legislators tasked with determining just how sharp the hunger and how deep the bite of poverty… https://t.co/xaz3WrPNeO“I’ve slept in my car… I don’t want that for anyone else,” Rep. Cori Bush https://t.co/sMZjx053P8Rep. Cori Bush is a single mother of two children who gave up her health insurance to run for office and left full-… https://t.co/2k4336ZDJQRep. Cori Bush protesting and slept on the steps outside the U.S. Capitol Building for 5 days in protest of the exp… https://t.co/sDoqTFIXhc
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The Eltahawy Sisters were last together in November 2019 #SisterJoy https://t.co/lEYKKHuZHqLet’s celebrate your #thisis54 @monaeltahawy & share this inspiring piece, congrats 🥂💃! https://t.co/sotbliBFzS
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @LesiaRadelicki Thank you, Lesia!The Eltahawy Sisters are reunited! I surprised my parents and sister by turning up at their doorstep on Monday. We… https://t.co/4Bq2KMnWW4 @monaeltahawy Yup... @NYGovCuomo 'I get to touch other people however I want regardless of consent or their person… https://t.co/x70OpW0Gw6
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @monaeltahawy fuck all the way off andrew cuomo. the women who abided your grotesque behavior doesn’t mean you did… https://t.co/LFF2wd5I7V
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @GraceLP ❤️✊🏽💜 thank you“What does desire look like liberated from the pressure of heteronormativity and enforced monogamy? What desire is… https://t.co/oddBOSoZn9
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy"Being able to speak of our desire - without fear, without penalty, and on the way of being ourselves - is at the h… https://t.co/O3VxnTm0j2
Retweeted by Mona EltahawyWhat these photos depict, though, is platonic touching. Cuomo is being accused of sexual touching. There’s a huge d… https://t.co/aUqiCmg1qC
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @monaeltahawy He's a wealthy powerful cis white man who hasn't been held truly accountable in his 63 years. He eith… https://t.co/nwENeQUJDb
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @monaeltahawy The obvious answer: a patriarchal, elitist ass who thinks they have the right to touch anyone they pl… https://t.co/8NoiQbC4Au
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy#隨便翻譯 紐約州州長古莫(Andrew Mark Cuomo):我不可能有性騷擾那11個指控我這麼做的女人,因為我都是那樣觸碰每個人的 以上的意思是:我是一個有權勢的男人,我不必向任何人負責 https://t.co/tkNAVzU0Np
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @monaeltahawy "I have never done that. Here are some pictures of me doing that."
Retweeted by Mona EltahawyWho does that? Who curates all the times they’ve touched people without their consent - as “proof” that they did n… https://t.co/BX6RA1a4tUFuck Cuomo. Fuck any man who is a sexual predator: Democrat or Republican or whatever, right wing or left wing or any wingWhat he’s saying: there is no way I sexually harassed the 11 women who say I sexually harassed them because I touch… https://t.co/QaKypVE5dr @Nanbp @rerutled @BabsSheKing We call each other Beloved 🥰🥰 You too! @Nanbp @BabsSheKing Thank you, Nancy! 💜✊🏽❤️ @rerutled and I enjoyed meeting you as well @FrankieEdozien My best wifeys! 💜✊🏽❤️Update: 1. I am wild (and unbreakable) 2. I left him 3. Fuck the patriarchy 4. Marriage is a mistake I’ve not and will not repeatMy ex-husband (yes, there is one: biggest mistake of my life) used to “joke” that he was going to “break” me like I… https://t.co/vvB3KdD7z9When patriarchy enables & protects abusive cis men in positions of power, it gives greenlight to all men that women… https://t.co/5nEGuP1zCQIn case you guessed wrong: the crew was punished for restraining a sexual offender https://t.co/udwB4aqDJdThis man sexually assaulted two flight attendants. Guess who was punished? https://t.co/3ETGRo1R1r‘The investigation found that Governor Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed current and former New York State employees b… https://t.co/MBQMeilGTI
Retweeted by Mona EltahawyNew York Attorney General Letitia James makes a statement about the probe finding Governor Cuomo sexually harassed… https://t.co/313t8zMMpB
Retweeted by Mona Eltahawy @n_morjan Thank you, habibti 💜✊🏽❤️Subscribe to FEMINIST GIANT! It's free - no paywall or ads. If you can pay, it helps keep it free. https://t.co/u0gNlM4GVVListen to the audio essay here https://t.co/7AFsPTcdqp
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