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January 25th Revolution

The 2011 Uprisings Gave Millions Of Arab Youth A Reason To Live

Jana Jabbour | Posted 03.15.2016 | World
Jana Jabbour

After the magical momentum of the uprisings, the Arab Spring generation was brutally yanked from the dream. These uprisings have turned into nightmares that have collapsed states.

The Only Weapon We Have Is Memory: Remembering The Camel Battle

Sabah Hamamou | Posted 02.05.2016 | World
Sabah Hamamou

I wanted to stretch my arms into the clouds and pull the moon closer; perhaps its light would expose the perpetrators, stopping them from committing the crime they were plotting.

A Wronged, Maligned Revolution: The Unspoken Nobility of Egypt's Rich Youth Revolting for the Poor

Yehia Ghanem | Posted 01.11.2016 | World
Yehia Ghanem

Although deliberately and viciously abated by dictatorships, it is worthy to say that the Arab Spring revolutions have proven that the youth never lost hope in changing their present in order to own the future.

The Crisis in Egypt Today: An Interview With Mohammad Fadel

Danny Postel | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Danny Postel

"The situation in Egypt in terms of the objective, day-to-day circumstances of living, have been difficult for a long time and they became more difficult after the revolution and removal of Mubarak. But returning to the security state is precisely the wrong answer."

Commemorating the First Anniversary of the Egyptian Revolution From Several Vantage Points

Sahar Taman | Posted 03.31.2012 | World
Sahar Taman

I had been invited by the Ambassador, an invitation extended to the Egyptian American community, to a reception to celebrate the first anniversary of the 25th of January Egyptian Revolution.

Tahrir: A Square of Innovation

Mona Mowafi | Posted 10.12.2011 | World
Mona Mowafi

It is clear that a parallel story is unfolding -- a story of hopefulness, a story of greater civic engagement, a story of individuals who insist on building a stronger economy with their own ideas and efforts.