Category Archives: Egypt protests

Blogger writes about, shows video of Egyptian, Syrian revolutions

Syrian Revolution: The first million man protest Friday ‘Graphic’ Egyptian Chronicles is a blog is following and posting about the several protests across many Arab countries this year. The posts are fairly regular, with at least one post or more … Continue reading

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Documenting the protests: Photos help visualize a movement

Photos of the protests Purephoto is a website that allows users to showcase and share their photos. Photographer Hossam el-Hamalawy has been documenting and sharing the protests in Syria. He also has several photo collections on the site from Tahrir … Continue reading

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View Tweets about Middle East protests on one website

Twitter network of Arab and Middle East protests The Guardian provides a great resource to follow Tweets about the Middle East protests in one place. The Tweets are from a network of Guardian journalists, bloggers and experts. The Tweets are … Continue reading

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Book about non-violence inspires strategy for Egyptian protests

A book that has shown many how to protest peacefully The blog ascendingearthbeings.wordpress.com curated an article about a book by Gene Sharp. He has been credited as the author of the non-violent revolution rulebook and the strategy behind toppling the … Continue reading

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Book on Egyptian revolutions describes protests as butterfly flutter

Egyptian revolution book review series: Kefaya – laying the foundations for the 25 January revolution This article from Ahram Online is a book review that describes the 2005 protests in Egypt, called Kefaya or Enough, and how they influenced the … Continue reading

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Former Egyptian president Muburak and sons in prison, investigation pending

Egypt detains Mubarak and sons According to this Al Jazeera article, the ex-leader and his two sons will be held for 15 days pending a probe into an abuse of authority. The ongoing investigation will look into allegations of corruption, … Continue reading

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Understanding Libya and Middle East protests through interactive graphics

The New York Times explains the intensifying situation and revolts in Libya in several articles. But the Times also attempts to explain the situation through interactive features, graphics, photos and interactive maps. Timeline: Colonel Muammar el-Qaddafi This interactive timeline gives … Continue reading

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