Laura Dean
Laura Dean

Laura Dean is a freelance journalist based in Cairo. She writes about all things Egypt at Laura Dean’s Cairo Diary.

Roads & Kingdoms
Nov. 1 2013 10:25 AMStreet TalkHow the urban slang of Nairobi slums is becoming the language of the people.
Foreigners
Aug. 20 2013 2:29 PMA Loss of FaithAs Egypt erupts, the country’s Christians are being targeted and their churches reduced to rubble. Who is to blame?
  News & Politics
Politics
March 31 2015 5:00 AM How the Founder of the Fugees Became a Big-Time Political Donor Without Anyone Knowing The musical artist chose to fund a super PAC through opaque, legal, and increasingly popular means.
  Slate Plus
Lexicon Valley
March 31 2015 9:17 AM The Redline of March Overheard on email: Slates copy desk rounds up the month’s style and grammar rulings.