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'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Dropped From The Air

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

CAIRO — CAIRO (AP) — A private Egyptian TV station stopped the airing of the latest episode of a widely popular political satire program Frida...

'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Back On The Air For First Time Since Coup

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

CAIRO -- CAIRO (AP) — "Welcome to The Program!" Every week Egyptians obsessively tuned in to hear that slogan and watch groundbreaking TV political ...

A Case Study: Social Media Policy, a U.S. Embassy, Egypt and Jon Stewart

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 06.09.2013 | Technology
Jean Newman Glock

As an Embassy sitting smack in the middle of an evolving Twitter revolution, Cairo has become a de facto leader struggling to respond and direct the discussion (or not) in a transparent, universal global forum: social media.

Egypt Drops Lawsuit Against TV Satirist

AP | AYA BATRAWY | Posted 06.06.2013 | World

CAIRO — A Cairo court on Saturday dismissed a lawsuit filed by an Islamist lawyer demanding that a popular Egyptian satirist's TV show be banned...

Jason Linkins

What's Going On With The U.S. Embassy In Cairo's Twitter? The Super Easy Explainer For Dummies | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

Okay, let's sort out what's going on with the U.S. Embassy in Cairo's Twitter feed, shall we? Because there's a lot of weird reporting coming in the w...

'Making Fun Of The President's Hats... Was My Entire Career for 8 Years'

Posted 04.02.2013 | Comedy

Jon Stewart devoted a significant portion of his show on Monday to address the arrest of Bassem Youssef, an Egyptian comedian and TV personality known...

Egypt's Jon Stewart Released On Bail

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 05.31.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's most popular television satirist, who every week skewers the Islamist president and hard-line clerics on his Jon Stewart-style s...

Arrest Warrant Issued For 'Egypt's Jon Stewart'

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 05.30.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's state prosecutors ordered the arrest Saturday of a popular television satirist for allegedly insulting Islam and the country's l...