Browsing All posts tagged under »Egyptian Uprising«

Five socialist parties unite to impact Egyptian politics

May 12, 2011

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http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/11855.aspx In a bid to gain political ground, five of Egypt’s socialist movements unite under the new Coalition of Socialist Forces banner  Mohamed El Hebeishy, Wednesday 11 May 2011 Unite- Photo by Mohamed El Hebeishy Five Egyptian political parties and movements unite to form the Coalition of Socialist Forces, they announced in a meeting on […]

The Egyptian revolt is coming home

February 10, 2011

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http://www.newstatesman.com/international-politics/2011/02/pilger-egypt-square-western John Pilger Published 10 February 2011 Western leaders should be quaking in their boots. An Egyptian protester waves a national flag as he sits on an electricity pole during demonstrations by thousands of anti-government supporters. Photograph: Getty Images. The uprising in Egypt is our theatre of the possible. It is what people across the […]

Egyptians, you’re Amazing! A tribute to you

February 10, 2011

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Mubarak to Step down

February 10, 2011

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Mohammed Abou Zaid  /  AP http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41506482/ns/world_news-mideastn_africa/ Egyptian lawyers in black robes, at right, are stopped by anti-riot police officers, left, as they stream into Cairo’s Tahrir Square, Thursday. NBC, msnbc.com and news services NBC, msnbc.com and news services breaking news CAIRO — Egypt’s President Hosni Mubarak is to step down after 17 days of pro-democracy protests, […]

The woman who started it all in Egypt

February 7, 2011

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  if you’ve been asking how did this uprising begin in Egypt, please watch this heartfelt video from the woman who started it all.  Asmaa Mahfouz had had enough one day and decided to act.  Her calls for action resonated among a people similarly angry about the injustice perpetrated by an illegitimate, unjust and  autocratic […]

“50 Pounds and a chicken to beat us”, says Egyptian feminist Nawal El Saadawi about Mubarak’s goons who attacked the protesters in Tahrir Square

February 4, 2011

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