Ola Salem

Ola Salem

Managing Editor

Ola Salem is the managing editor of Newlines. She is a British-Egyptian journalist with more than a decade worth of experience covering stories from the Middle East.

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Saudi Arabia’s Houses of Horror for Disobedient Women

Saudi Arabia’s Houses of Horror for Disobedient Women

Fear of ending up in a state-run Home of Care was echoed in every interview I conducted with women who sought asylum abroad after leaving the kingdom. Understanding this institution is crucial to understanding what the women are running away from.

Ola Salem