Tag Archives: Maspero

Copts before and during “El-Nahda”

After the 18 utopian days in Tahrir all the Copts who took part in the revolution including me thought that all the sectarian issues will be gone as we all believed that it was all done by Mubarak’s regime. On … Continue reading

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My first day in Egypt

Since I arrived and I have been longing for getting to Tahrir square, that square where I spent my last night in Cairo before travelling. When I got back it was so different than that square I know. Every single thing … Continue reading

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Pope Shenouda hits again!

A couple of months ago I wrote the post “Pope Shenouda & the SCAF” as I was pissed off from the situations that we get to in consequence of the pope’s actions.   Today was the Coptic Christmas eve, the … Continue reading

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Update 5

Protesters back on Tahrir square for the 4th time. Half of Kasr Elneil street, All of Mohammed Mahmoud street are blacked out as the electricity was cut off. The CSF are burning a motorcycle intentionally to accuse the protesters of destroying public … Continue reading

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Update 4

Marches started in the cities of Arish and Assuit. Some tweets mentioning a martyr from Suez – Still unconfirmed – .   For the second time Tahrir got evacuated and the conflicts are still going on Kasr Elneil Bridge as … Continue reading

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Update 3

In front of Alexandria’s security directorate so far two protesters died by snipers while the TV is claiming that the CSF is not using weapons. The CSF is still using extreme violence in Tahrir square trying to evacuate it. The square’s hospital … Continue reading

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Update 2! the rebirth of our revolution

Bahaa Elsenousy from the “Egyptian Stream Party” just died in front of the security directorate of Alexandria.   The general Elfangary went on TV to say that those youth are not the ones who participated on January 25 and 28. … Continue reading

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Is this the rebirth of our revolution?

After the great mobilization for Friday November the 18th which was called for to demand that the SCAF should set up an exact date to step down for a civil president as well as calling off the constitutional amendment aka “The Selmy’s document” … Continue reading

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Even martyrs couldn’t escape oppression

A martyr is defined to be the person who is put to death on behalf of a believe, principle or a cause. It is a fact that honouring martyrs is a must in all societies but, it seems like in … Continue reading

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Egyptian Bloggers still suffering military prosecutions

Today, 13th of November 2011, Alaa Seif Abdelfattah received another 15 days of imprisonment. The prosecutor dropped only the charge of stealing a weapon from the army from Alaa. Maikel Nabil Sanad got his case postponed AGAIN till the 27th of … Continue reading

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