Category Archives: Revolutionary

Posts about the revolution

Alaa Abdelfattah arrested, again.

On this same month 2 years ago, I wrote many times about Alaa’s arrest after the Maspero Massacre. A lot of activists were arrested the other day in a protest against military trials for civilians and the new protests law. … Continue reading

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November, again!

It has been 4 months since I last wrote anything here. It is just so hard to think with everything that is going on. The question of whether it is a coup or not a coup should be over by … Continue reading

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The media and the Egyptian revolution

Tahrir square became a symbol for freedom of expression, an inspiration for many movements and actions around the world whether in Libya, Syria, the occupy movement in the USA or south Europe. The international media convinced us the Egyptian revolution … Continue reading

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Sectarian.. Not Sectarian

Six days ago clashes erupted in the town of Al-Khosous, Qalyubia in Egypt continuing for days leaving 5 Christians and 1 Muslim dead. Sixteen year-old Mostafa Abdel Wahab claimed that the problem started when a number of Coptic children drew the Nazi … Continue reading

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Hopeless ranting

Lately I have been trying to avoid writing about politics for several reasons. The political and sectarian polarization has reached a despicable level that makes me wonder where and how to start explaining what is going on in Egypt now. That … Continue reading

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Hamada Saber: Just another story about the MOI

Yesterday, February 1 2013, (the same day when 73 of ElAhly’s Ultras were killed in Port Said) clashes erupted at the presidential palace in Heliopolis. One of the videos was for a man called Hamada Saber being stripped off his … Continue reading

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What is going on in Egypt

My interview on the Swedish Radio today.. Click here to listen to it

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