Yousef H. Alshammari

Yousef H. Alshammari

Yousef H. Alshammari is a Kuwaiti writer and journalist. He covers politics, culture and all the madness that dares to exist in between through a global lense. His work has appeared in AJ English, Inside Arabia, The New Arab and The Nation among other places.

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‘Silence No More’: Women’s Rights in Kuwait Face an Uphill Battle

‘Silence No More’: Women’s Rights in Kuwait Face an Uphill Battle

A string of femicides struck Kuwait over the past year - one in which zero seats were won by women in parliamentary elections, highlighting the intricately systemic obstacles Kuwaiti women face in a country often imagined as a progressive hub in the region.

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Yousef H. Alshammari