Israeli Women Pose Naked To Support Egyptain Blogger

by Linda Franklin

Israeli Women Pose Naked To Support Egyptian Blogger by Linda Franklin The Real Cougar Woman

When an Egyptian activist posted a nude picture of herself online in protest at the lack of freedom of expression, it sparked outrage in her country.

Now, a group of women in Israel have also posed naked in a show of solidarity.

Inspired by 20-year-old Aliaa Elmahdy’s bold move, the 40 Israelis posed naked for a ‘copycat’ shot. Their banner read read ‘Homage to Aliaa El Mahdiers’ with the slogan ‘Love without Limits’, written in Arabic and Hebrew.  ‘Regardless of whether they are Jewish, Arab, straight or lesbian – because here, as of now, it doesn’t matter. ‘Let us show the doubters that our international discourse doesn’t depend on governments.’.

Egyptian Nude

Elmahdy’s blog received millions of hits and thousands of negative comments.  She told CNN: ‘The (sexism) against women in Egypt is unreal, but I am not going anywhere and will battle it til the end.

I wish more women would take a stand to support each other, regardless of race, color or political views.  That way standing together we could really make a powerful difference.


The Real Cougar Woman is a 5-carat diamond who knows the importance of taking care of her health, beauty, relationships, finances and spirituality. Linda Franklin says,”there is no stopping a woman who has a strong belief system, passion and a dream. All things are possible”. Linda’s book, Don’t Ever Call Me Ma’am helps women of all ages tap into their power and live life to the fullest.



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