Despair in Cairo just before election

Here’s a gripping article by my friend @Tarek el-Tablawy about a woman forced into prostitution because of Egypt’s turmoil-related economic collapse:

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-05-22/cairo-prostitute-s-tale-charts-egyptian-slide-toward-desperation.html

Egypt elects a new president this week. Military strongman Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is a sure bet.

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