Hossam el-Hamalawy

Egyptian journalist, photographer, and socialist activist
Arab Reform Initiative Team

Hossam el-Hamalawy is an Egyptian journalist and scholar-activist, currently based in Germany, where he received his PhD in Political Science from Freie Universität Berlin. He wrote his doctoral dissertation on the role of the security services in the Egyptian counterrevolution. El-Hamalawy has been active in the labor movement and was among the organizers of the 2011 revolution. You can follow his writings on Substack.