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Before the 2016 election, the National Enquirer puffed up Donald Trump while spreading false stories about his rivals, especially Hillary Clinton. In the words of @jmpalmieri, “They were a pipeline from dark-net conspiracy theories to grocery-store lines.” https://t.co/UiACZZ99Kx
While attacks on individual free expression in today’s Egypt are nothing new, the detention and ill treatment of an elderly writer for his online comments is a disgrace.
Egyptian authorities should release Ibrahim al-Husseini immediately. https://t.co/0BSkNJ4xMd