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Cairo's Million Woman March Crashed by Anti-Feminist Activists

Cairo’s Million Woman March Crashed by Anti-Feminist Activists

by Jamilah King on March 8 2011, 1:35PM

On International Women’s Day, women surge forward globally, despite conservative obstacles.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Today's Love is for the Women Who Bring the Revolution

Today’s Love is for the Women Who Bring the Revolution

by Julianne Hing on March 3 2011, 6:36PM

In this video, Egyptian women shatter stereotypes about their perceived oppression.

Topics: Celebrate Love

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

Tavis Smiley Calls Out Bill Maher's Troubled Stance on Muslim Men

Tavis Smiley Calls Out Bill Maher’s Troubled Stance on Muslim Men

by Jamilah King on February 22 2011, 2:20PM

What? You didn’t hear that Bill Maher is now an expert on women’s rights?

Topics: Media

SNL Spoof Thanks America for Hosni Mubarak's 30 Year Reign

SNL Spoof Thanks America for Hosni Mubarak’s 30 Year Reign

by Jorge Rivas on February 14 2011, 3:34PM

Because behind every horrible dictator is an enabling superpower.

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Today's Love Goes to Egypt's People Making History Photo

Today’s Love Goes to Egypt’s People Making History

by Jorge Rivas on February 11 2011, 5:20PM

The world has joined in their moment of celebration.

Topics: Celebrate Love

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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

Nationwide SB 1070 for Muslims: On the Books Since 2002

Nationwide SB 1070 for Muslims: On the Books Since 2002

by Channing Kennedy on January 31 2011, 5:45PM

Like Arizona’s infamous Latino-targeting SB 1070, NSEERS is less a law than a reason to make arrests.

Topics: Immigration

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