Aliaa Magda Elmahdy blog: Egyptian activist posts nude photo online sparking outrage


Foolish act of bravery Egyptian activist risks her life after posting full frontal nude shot online sparking outrage among Muslims

Controversial: Egyptian university student Aliaa Magda Elmahdy posted a nude picture of herself on her blog, attracting 1.5million hits

Controversial: Egyptian university student Aliaa Magda Elmahdy posted a nude picture of herself on her blog, attracting 1.5million hits

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Brave Liberals fear she will taint them in the eyes of deeply conservative Egyptians and thousands have flooded the blog with insults

Women gather with other protesters during a demonstration at Tahrir Square in Cairo

Most women in the Muslim majority country wear the headscarf and even those who don”t rarely wear clothes exposing the arms or legs in public