‘Graffiti in Between’ takes over Alexandria’s walls
The Daily News Egypt
Youth groups wary of meeting with military council
Egypt’s ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) announced on Monday its intention to meet with “youth factions” later this week for consultation. But most revolutionary youth groups say they still have questions about the meeting’s purpose and agenda, while some say they will definitely no
“كيف تستعبدون الناس وقد ولدتهم أمهاتهم أحرارا؟”
عمر بن الخطاب
Best effort translation:
“How come you enslave the people while they were born free?”
Omar Bin Al Khattab
So many road blocks in the way to freedom.
Saudis trying to choke Arab Spring – The Irish Times – Wed, Jun 01, 2011
SAUDI ARABIA has stepped up efforts to contain the Arab Spring that toppled the rulers of Tunisia and Egypt and is challenging regimes across the Arab world.
Egypt’s Military Censors Critics as It Faces More Scrutiny
The military’s intervention concerns human rights advocates who worry that such efforts could undermine attempts to bring it under civilian control or investigate charges of corruption.
AFP: Egypt must investigate forced virginity tests: Amnesty
CAIRO — Amnesty International on Tuesday called on the authorities in Egypt to bring to justice those responsible for forced virginity tests on female protesters, slamming it as “nothing less than torture.”
Egyptian army questions blogger and TV host
Move follows televised comments accusing military official of instigating abuses against civilians.
The unity of freedom has never relied on uniformity of opinion
Hosni Mubarak too ill to be moved to Cairo prison, Egypt’s prosecutor says
Question by New California Republic: Why do people believe the ground zero muslim “community center” is anything but a victory mosque? Does multiculturalism mean that you’re ignorant to other cultures? If not then why are most multiculturalists ignorant of other … Continue reading
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Video of an Egyptian activist talking to Spanish protesters during their sit-in. Spanish protesters got their own Tahrir square now.
Spanish Tahrir Square
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To recognize the international No Tobacco Day, Egypt’s government is to raise taxes on cigarette companies to 70%
Health minister: Taxes on cigarette companies to be raised to 70%,
Health Minister Ashraf Hatem on Sunday said the goverment will increase taxes on cigarette companies to 70 percent. To recognize the international No Tobacco Day, Hatem said Egypt spends around LE3 million to 4 million annually on treating smoking-related diseases.
Please click on the link below & sign the petition to the UNICEF to ask them to take an action against the muderous regime of Syria. Distressing video of Hamza AlKhateeb: http://youtu.be/V6BGF_wKBKg
Petition for UNICEF to take action against child killing in Syria – The Petition Site
WARNING: DISTRESSING VIDEO CONTENTwww.youtube.com/watch?v=ZH7zvV2s8LsHamzah Ali Alkhateeb, a boy of only…