Violence and bloodshed in Egypt disturb Secretary Clinton

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton this week discussed her concerns over the violence between protesters and police in Egypt. Most of the protesters are supporters of both the Muslim Brotherhood and the Salafist Party. “I am deeply concerned about the continuing reports of violence in Egypt,” Clinton stated in a State Department press release. [...]

Solidarity needed with AUC student activist

I received the message below from comrade Youssef… My name is Youssef Mohamed, AUC junior. This is my testimony about the disciplinary action taken against me by the University. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on Hyves Share on Linkedin Share on technorati Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser [...]

Egyptian military of SCAF not only target protesters but also the media and the truth

Two versions have emerged of what has been happening these last days to the sit-in in front of the Cabinet building and on and around Tahrir Square in Cairo. One version was spread by the state media, the government and SCAF itself. It began with Prime Minister Kammal al-Ganzouri who on Saturday during a press [...]

Egyptian army acts with extreme violence against protesters (VIDEO)

Cairo witnessed another day of violence on Saturday. From the above video it is crystal clear what kind of violence the brave Egyptian soldiers applied to the protesters. It’s just unbelievable. Watch, and you’ll know that there’s no need for further comment. At least nine people have been confirmed killed and more than 344 reported [...]

Today one year ago Mohammed Bouazizi started the Arab Spring

Today, 17 December, it is one year ago that Mohammed Bouazizi, 26, a fruit seller from Sidid Bouzid in Tunisia, set fire to himself. He thereby started the uprisings in the Arab world that people later on started to refer to as ‘The Arab Spring’. It is a good moment to honor this man who [...]

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