Author and Journalist and Human Right Advocator
Fahmy Howeidy is an Egyptian columnist based in Cairo. Until 2017, he wrote a daily column and a weekly article that published in the Egyptian El-Shorouk daily in addition to seven Arab newspapers based in Lebanon, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar and Morocco. His is the author of over 20 books on Islamism, Muslim communities in Asia and Europe, contemporary Egyptian politics and Iran. Howeidy began his career in journalism more than 50 years ago after graduating from Cairo University's law school in 1961.