Archive | March, 2011

Moon over Cairo

On Saturday 19.Mar.2011, the moon was closest to earth since Mar.1993; scientists estimate it appeared 14% bigger and 30% brighter at its peak. Here are some shots of the moon around midnight in Cairo, Egypt:

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معلومات للإبلاغ عن أي إنتهاك لعملية الاستفتاء

لابد من الإبلاغ عن حدوث أي إنتهاك لعملية الاستفتاء أو أي سوء تصرف مرتبط بعملية الاقتراع، سواء كان من احد المواطنين المدلين بأصواتهم أو غيرهم أو أحد رجال الشرطة أو الجيش او رئيس اللجنة الفرعية، أو رئيس وأعضاء اللجنة العامة، أو ممثل اللجنة القضائية العليا بالمحافظة، أو اللجنة القضائية العليا   الصفحة الرسمية لاستفتاء مصر […]

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Peace in the Middle East

KAL’s cartoon from the print edition of The Economist, Mar 17th 2011.

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Open Letter to Dr. Essam Sharaf

My friend Omar is one the hardcore believers in the revolution. He has put a lot of effort in trying to convince people not to give up on our cause. He has lost his voice talking and arguing with people in Tahrir, has created an awareness video to explain why we need to continue protesting, […]

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Shafiq got sacked and did not resign

Former Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq resigned this morning after appearing on television last night in a live debate with intellectuals who believe in the revolution. Hell broke lose after the show, because the audience was divided between supporters and criticizers. If you are intending on continuing reading my note, please know that I belong to […]

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When will I trust the police?

On the 28th of January 2011, police presence on the streets was strong and felt. Many of us did not just see them on the streets, but clashed with them, felt their wrath or even lost their lives because of them. The police used all known brutality tactics to subdue the masses, who were peacefully […]

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