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Egypt’s universities protest Mubarak verdict – Politics – Egypt – Ahram Online

A number of student protests were organised nationwide on Sunday to condemn Saturday’s acquittal of ousted president Mubarak for killing protesters in the 2011 uprising. The protests were called for by a number of political forces including the 6 April … Continue reading

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Egyptians express concern about civil and political rights

As New Protest Law Looms, Egypt faces harsher authoritarian order than the Revolution overthrew (http://www.egyptindependent.com/news/russian-supply-ship-arrives-red-sea) April 6 welcomes end of Egypt’s state of emergency (http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/86318.aspx) Moderates fade from political view in polarized Egypt (http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/86318.aspx) Related articles New anti-terror bill alarms … Continue reading

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Syria is a pseudo-struggle The most insightful paragraph in this piece by Zizek: “As we used to say almost half a century ago, one doesn’t have to be a weatherman to know which way the wind blows in Syria: towards … Continue reading

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A people’s history of the Egyptian revolution (2) “ We now know (thanks basically to revelations by dissident MB cadres) that a deal had been more or less struck in early February 2011 – by the military, the late Intelligence … Continue reading

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A people’s history of the Egyptian revolution (1)

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