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The Wave of Popular Uprisings Has Washed Beyond the Middle East

The Wave of Popular Uprisings Has Washed Beyond the Middle East

by Michelle Chen on February 28 2011, 10:28AM

From Zimbabwe to Madison, popular movements are looking for their own “trigger elements.”

Topics: Egypt, Global Affairs, Global Justice

MLK Civil Rights Comic Inspires Activists in Egypt

MLK Civil Rights Comic Inspires Activists in Egypt

by Hatty Lee on February 23 2011, 4:07PM

Dalia Ziada translated the work into Arabic and Farsi and distributed 2,000 copies before Egypt’s revolution.

Topics: Egypt

Is the Internet Really Free? See For Yourself

Is the Internet Really Free? See For Yourself

by Jamilah King on February 4 2011, 12:56PM

Designer Yuxi You’s stunning visuals show who’s censoring the Internet — and how they’re doing it.

Topics: Egypt

Protest: Photo

Protest: “I Am An Egyptian Woman, Rejecting Injustice”

by Akiba Solomon on February 3 2011, 10:33AM

With passion, courage, and the gift of gab, sisters like Asmaa Mahfouz are playing a major role in Egypt’s transformation.

Topics: Gender, Egypt

Youth, Joblessness and Revolution in Egypt--and America?

Youth, Joblessness and Revolution in Egypt—and America?

by Kai Wright on February 2 2011, 12:51PM

We’ve got a generation of marginalized and increasingly frustrated youth here, too.

Topics: Economy, Egypt, Kai Wright

Egypt's Uprising Forces a New American View of the

Egypt’s Uprising Forces a New American View of the “Arab Street”

by Michelle Chen on February 2 2011, 10:23AM

We now see people who demand freedom, rather than a scary “other” challenging our own.

Topics: Egypt, Global Affairs, Global Justice

In Egypt, Community Building Once Again Proves Its Power

In Egypt, Community Building Once Again Proves Its Power

by Kai Wright on February 1 2011, 12:35PM

Greed and vicious competition are not human nature.

Topics: Egypt, Kai Wright

Today's Love Is for the People of Egypt

Today’s Love Is for the People of Egypt

by Hatty Lee on January 31 2011, 6:53PM

The world’s watching the country’s brave fight for freedom.

Topics: Celebrate Love, Egypt