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Chicken Revolution 1.0

The Press keeps on calling this a “Middle Eastern Uprising” and I’m saying it’s just the tip of “(North) African Revolution” … Neoliberalism will finally be challenged by Asymmetrical CyberYouth all across the Planet of Slums (Globally) … They will be driven by Indigenous Mythology, Religion and Evolutionary Culture …

Wired and Shrewd, Young Egyptians Guide Revolt

“In the process many have formed some unusual bonds that reflect the singularly nonideological character of the Egyptian youth revolt, which encompasses liberals, socialists and members of the Muslim Brotherhood.” ~ IE new Cultural Values have usurped Ideological Puritanism  (JK) …

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/10/world/middleeast/10youth.html?_r=1&ref=todayspaper

6 April Movement- حركة 6 ابريل

http://6aprilmove.blogspot.com/

People & Power

Egypt: Seeds of change

Cyber-guerrillas within the heart of the neo-liberal order ~ armed with cutting edge real-time technology and the power of mythology establish assymetrical challenges to the hegemonic forces of the Egyptian State …

People & Power reveals the story behind the unprecedented political protests in Egypt.

http://english.aljazeera.net/programmes/peopleandpower/2011/02/201128145549829916.html

“The Evolution will be Socialized”

From the actions of the Egyptian government to the policies of Facebook, the monopolies of central banks to the corporatization of the Internet, we are witnessing the potential of a peer-to-peer networking become overshadowed by the hierarchies of the status quo. It’s time for us to gather and see what is still possible on the net, and what, if anything, can be built to replace it.

http://www.shareable.net/blog/the-evolution-will-be-socialized

Egypt Youths Play New Role: Driving a Revolt

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/27/world/middleeast/27opposition.html?scp=2&sq=January+27%2C+2011+egpty&st=cse

The youth of Tahrir Square

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/features/2011/02/201129214957928702.html

With Twitter and Facebook Blocked in Egypt, Protesters Turn to Proxies | Movements.org –

http://www.movements.org/blog/entry/with-twitter-blocked-in-egypt-protesters-turn-to-proxies/

Old tech aids Egyptian protests

Old technology finds role in Egyptian protests

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-12322948

How Users in Egypt Are Bypassing Twitter & Facebook Blocks

http://mashable.com/2011/01/27/bypass-twitter-facebook-block-egypt/

Egypt protest leaflets distributed in Cairo give blueprint for mass action | World news | The Guardian

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/jan/27/egypt-protest-leaflets-mass-action

» Egypt’s Internet Shutdown Can’t Stop Mass Protests

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2011/01/egypts-internet-shutdown-cant-stop-mass-protests/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+wired%2Findex+(Wired%3A+Index+3+(Top+Stories+2))

Egyptians Connecting To The Internet Via Modem, Fax, Ham Radio

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/01/29/egyptians-connecting-to-t_n_815852.html#s232447&title=Benjamin_Krueger

How Was Egypt’s Internet Access Shut Off?: Scientific American

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=egypt-internet-mubarak

How Egypt Turned Off the Internet

http://gizmodo.com/#!5746121/how-egypt-turned-off-the-internet

Tunisia, Egypt, Miami: The Importance of Internet Choke Points – Andrew Blum – Technology – The Atlantic

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2011/01/tunisia-egypt-miami-the-importance-of-internet-choke-points/70415/

How to Foil a Nationwide Internet Shutdown

http://lifehacker.com/#!5746046/how-to-foil-a-nationwide-internet-shutdown

Inside the State Department’s Arab Twitter diplomacy

http://thecable.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2011/01/28/inside_the_state_department_s_arab_twitter_diplomacy

Anonymous Hackers Launch Wikileaks for Normal People [Hackers]

http://valleywag.gawker.com/#!5758753/anonymous-hackers-launch-wikileaks-for-normal-people

CNN – RUSHKOFF: Internet is easy prey for governments

http://edition.cnn.com/2011/OPINION/02/05/rushkoff.egypt.internet/index.html

Why’d a Battle-Ready Mubarak Turn Egypt’s Internet Back On? | techPresident

http://techpresident.com/blog-entry/whyd-battle-ready-mubarak-turn-egypts-internet-back

Hackers Will Create Mesh Network To Bring Egypt Back Online | Motherboard

http://motherboard.tv/2011/2/2/hackers-will-create-mesh-network-to-bring-egypt-back-online–2

Google launches Twitter workaround for Egypt

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/02/01/us-egypt-protest-google-idUSTRE71005F20110201?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&rpc=22&sp=true

New Service Allows Egyptian Voices to Be Heard

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/02/world/middleeast/02twitter.html?sudsredirect=true

Egyptian Actions Highlight Dangers in U.S. Cybersecurity Proposals

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2011/01/egyptian-actions-highlight-dangers-cybersecurity

Egypt Flips Internet Kill Switch, Is the U.S. Next? – by PC Magazine

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2376905,00.asp

Behind (and beyond) Egypt’s Internet shutdown

http://www.smartplanet.com/technology/blog/thinking-tech/behind-and-beyond-egypts-internet-shutdown/6155/

Egypt’s Facebook Rebel

http://bltwy.msnbc.msn.com/politics/egypts-facebook-rebel-1672898.story

Meet Asma Mahfouz and the vlog that started a revolution

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SgjIgMdsEuk

Egyptinternetstory

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyFbdZXH5gs

Twenty-eight hours in Tahrir

Mark LeVine describes the sense of exhilaration among Egyptians at Cairo’s Tahrir Square.

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/02/2011211182045814921.html

Tahrir: Between the festive and the political

http://www.almasryalyoum.com/en/news/tahrir-between-festive-and-political

The Growing Importance of Online Awareness Networks

http://www.cpsrenewal.ca/2011/02/growing-importance-of-online-awareness.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+cpsrenewal+(Canadian+Public+Service+Renewal)&utm_content=Twitter

Egyptian president steps down amidst groundbreaking digital revolution

http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/social.media/02/11/egyptian.president.digital.mashable/

World Leaders Cheer but Remain Wary (of Social Networking)

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/12/world/middleeast/12global.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&hpw&adxnnlx=1297512550-oN9ByrhENRTQBFS6%2FJ7zAg

Should spies spend more time on Twitter?

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20110208/tc_nm/us_technology_protest_spies

Knocking over entire web systems

http://www.economist.com/blogs/multimedia/2011/02/internet_kill_switch_debate?fsrc=scn%2Ffb%2Fwl%2Fau%2Fknockingoverwebsystems

Facebook and YouTube Fuel the Egyptian Protests

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/06/world/middleeast/06face.html?src=twrhp

A Question of Arab Unity – Disillusion – 03 Mar 08 – Pt.1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnb-NlJ3_0Q

The Disruptiveness of Social Media – Update

http://techcocktail.com/the-disruptiveness-of-social-media-update-2011-02?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TechCocktail+(Tech+Cocktail)&utm_content=FaceBook

Victory for Egypt’s Leaderless Revolution

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michael-hais-and-morley-winograd/victory-for-egypts-leader_b_822228.html

Plans For Egypt’s Transition Do Not Speak to Intensifying Financial Crisis

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/danny-schechter/plans-for-egypts-transiti_b_819477.html

Equal Rights Takes to the Barricades

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/02/world/middleeast/02iht-letter02.html?ref=global-home

Are Soccer Fans the Unsung Heroes of Egypt’s Uprising?

http://gawker.com/#!5746811/are-soccer-fans-the-unsung-heroes-of-egypts-uprising

4 Reasons Why Egypt’s Revolution Is Not Islamic

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/haroon-moghul/4-reasons-why-egypts-revo_b_815848.html

Egypt: An idea whose time has come

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/02/20112714401412146.html

For Egypt, This Is the Miracle of Tahrir Square

http://www.commondreams.org/view/2011/02/10-8

The People of Egypt Have Done It! They Have Driven Mubarak Out!

http://www.commondreams.org/view/2011/02/11-8

The Woman Who’s Explaining Egypt To The West

http://jezebel.com/#!5747762/the-woman-whos-explaining-egypt-to-the-west

Egypt’s popular revolution will change the world

In discovering their power to determine their future, north Africa’s protesters have already opened a new age in world history

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/09/egypt-north-africa-revolution?INTCMP=SRCH

For Egypt, this is the miracle of Tahrir Square

http://www.guardian.co.uk/global/2011/feb/10/egypt-miracle-tahrir-square

Comrades and Brothers

http://www.merip.org/mer/mer242/hamalawy.html

Egypt: A Striking Success & An Uncertain Future

http://zeitgeistpolitics.wordpress.com/2011/02/12/egypt-striking-success-uncertain-future/

The resurrection of pan-Arabism

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/02/201121115231647934.html

Egypt: Seeds of change

http://english.aljazeera.net/programmes/peopleandpower/2011/02/201128145549829916.html

Arab Leaders, Facing Calls for Reform, Consider Next Move

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/12/world/middleeast/12arabs.html?adxnnl=1&partner=rss&emc=rss&adxnnlx=1297519404-N/JITzz8qP8Nh0y31FI+ow

Egypt Erupts in Jubilation as Mubarak Steps Down

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/12/world/middleeast/12egypt.html?_r=2&sudsredirect=true

FRONTLINE Egypt

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/2011/02/mubarak-falls.html

WikiLeaks Backers `Anonymous’ to Be Probed by U.S. Grand Jury

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-02-08/wikileaks-supporters-face-hunt-for-leaders-in-grand-jury-probe.html

Bread and Butter Revolution: Egypt’s Workers Mobilize for a New Future

http://www.commondreams.org/view/2011/02/11-7

The Muslim Brotherhood’s Strategy in Egypt

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2011/02/the-muslim-brotherhoods-strategy-in-egypt/71040/

Political Islam is here to stay — US must accept and adjust

http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/Opinion/2011/0209/Political-Islam-is-here-to-stay-US-must-accept-and-adjust

Military falls out with protesters over Egypt’s path to democracy

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/feb/12/egypt-military-leaders-fall-out-protesters

Egyptian Military: Country Will Keep Current Leadership, Adhere to Treaties

http://www.truth-out.org/egyptian-military-country-will-keep-current-leadership-adhere-treaties67684

Why the Army Won’t Shoot Protesters

http://www.truth-out.org/why-army-wont-shoot-protesters67381

Egypt uprising is turning point for region and U.S. » peoplesworld

http://www.peoplesworld.org/egypt-uprising-is-turning-point-for-region-and-u-s/

How food prices can fuel revolutions like Egypt’s

http://www.grist.org/article/2011-01-31-how-food-prices-can-fuel-revolutions-like-egypts

Building The Great Pyramid – BBC 1/6

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bK0HP1DatRU

The Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘intellectual godfather’

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/02/11/AR2011021106019_2.html

Young Voices of the North African Revolution:

“There is a rising conscience in the region, so why not go for it?” … “It is about time we show what we’re really made of. Our brothers in Tunisia did it and so did our brothers in Egypt. It is about time for us.” ~ Young Sudanese Protesters, (Source: NY Times)

Algerian protesters clash with police as Egypt fervour spreads

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/feb/12/algerian-protesters-clash-police-egypt

Fresh clashes in Yemen over support for government

http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/02/12/yemen.protests/index.html?hpt=T2

Thousands rally in Yemen’s capital

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/middleeast/2011/02/201121211858966496.html

Yemen: Pro-Government Forces Attack Demonstrators

http://www.hrw.org/en/news/2011/02/11/yemen-pro-government-forces-attack-demonstrators

Africa reacts to the fall of Mubarak

http://blog.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2011/02/11/egypts_in_africa_too?sms_ss=facebook&at_xt=4d55836c90e9d8cf%2C0

Hunger and food security: Is Africa selling the farm?

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Global-Issues/2011/0206/Hunger-and-food-security-Is-Africa-selling-the-farm

Pambazuka – Tunisia’s revolution: Self-organisation for self-emancipation

http://pambazuka.org/en/category/features/70472

Sudan’s protests triggered by long-term economic, political frustrations

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Africa/Africa-Monitor/2011/0201/Sudan-s-protests-triggered-by-long-term-economic-political-frustrations?cmpid=addthis_facebook&sms_ss=facebook&at_xt=4d49e2ac37a016ef%2C0

A more complicated discussion we all should begin to have is on the nature of American Empire and how it operates – how it constrains and contradicts what should be natural diplomatic exchanges and gestures. We need to review the nature and limits of Executive power, Electoral Power and how we as Americans should begin to spark our own movement for a more genuine Democracy.

Obama on Mubarak Resignation: ‘Egypt Will Never Be the Same’

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryW_zDi4994

When Democracy Weakens

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/12/opinion/12herbert.html?hp

Could a U.S. government crackdown take America off the internet?

http://io9.com/#!5746338/could-a-us-government-crackdown-take-america-off-the-internet

Mubarak steps down: Obama’s a big reason why

http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/Opinion/2011/0211/Mubarak-steps-down-Obama-s-a-big-reason-why

Timeline: US indecision on Egypt

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/middleeast/2011/02/20112108715425794.html

Mubarak Steps Down and Fox News Calls the American People Marxist

http://www.politicususa.com/en/mubarak-fox-america-marxist

The Lobbyists Watching Egypt’s Back

http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/11_07/b4215036331845.htm

Washington’s Secret History with the Muslim Brotherhood

http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2011/feb/05/washingtons-secret-history-muslim-brotherhood/

Lobbyists Help Egyptian Officials Get Aid, Support From U.S.

http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=54362

Meet the Two American Companies Helping Egypt Restrict Its People

http://www.stumbleupon.com/su/561Ngh/www.good.is/post/meet-the-two-american-companies-helping-egypt-restrict-its-people/

The Middle East’s Pox Americana

http://motherjones.com/politics/2011/02/american-role-in-egypt

Chomsky: Why the Mideast Turmoil Is a Direct Threat to the American Empire

http://www.alternet.org/story/149786/chomsky:_why_the_mideast_turmoil_is_a_direct_threat_to_the_american_empire

The Great Unravelling: Tunisia, Egypt and the Protracted Collapse of the American Empire

http://crisisofcivilization.com/2011/02/01/the-great-unravelling-tunisia-egypt-and-the-protracted-collapse-of-the-american-empire/

10 Reasons Americans Should Care About the Egyptian Revolution

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2011/02/10/10_reasons_americans_should_care_about_the_egyptian_revolution

Israelis divided on how to respond to Egypt turmoil

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-egypt-israel-faultlines-20110211,0,403589.story?track=rss

IMF calls for dollar alternative

http://money.cnn.com/2011/02/10/markets/dollar/index.htm?hpt=T2

The Internet Strikes Back: Tell Congress to Stand Up for Net Neutrality

http://www.publicknowledge.org/internet-strikes-back-tell-congress-stand-net-neut

CIA: Frank G. Wisner arrived in Cairo [Voltaire]

http://www.voltairenet.org/article168337.html

WikiLeaks: Egyptian torturers trained by FBI

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/wikileaks/8314475/WikiLeaks-Egyptian-torturers-trained-by-FBI.html

ISS – U.S. defense contractors with the most at stake in Egypt

http://www.southernstudies.org/2011/02/us-defense-contractors-with-the-most-at-stake-in-egypt.html

CNN: Getting to the truth in Egypt

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-u3TScsZsw

» Internet ‘Kill Switch’ Legislation Back in Play

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/01/kill-switch-legislation/

WikiLeaks cables: Saudi Arabia cannot pump enough oil to keep a lid on prices | Business | The Guard

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2011/feb/08/saudi-oil-reserves-overstated-wikileaks

» Anonymous Hacks Security Firm Investigating It and Releases E-mail

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/02/anonymous-hacks-hbgary/

ONES + ZEROS: 02/07/2011

http://motherboard.tv/2011/2/8/ones-zeros-the-wrath-of-anonymous–2

‘Anonymous’ Takes Down Security Firm That Threatened to Expose its Members – by PC Magazine

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2379587,00.asp

Anonymous Hackers Pay Back FBI Snitch with 50,000 Leaked Emails

http://gawker.com/#!5753570/anonymous-hackers-pay-back-fbi-snitch-with-50000-leaked-emails

Julian Assange: ‘How do you attack an organisation? You attack its leadership’ | Media | The Observe

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/jan/30/julian-assange-interview

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange, Pt. 1 – 60 Minutes – CBS News

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7300034n&tag=related%3Bphotovideo

EFF Uncovers Widespread FBI Intelligence Violations

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2011/01/eff-releases-report-detailing-fbi-intelligence

A Campaign to Smear WikiLeaks Supporters – Truthdig

http://www.truthdig.com/eartotheground/item/a_campaign_to_smear_wikileaks_supporters_20110212/

Chicken Revolution 2.0

How Twitter has become the people’s voice on the eve of its fifth birthday

http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/feb/13/twitter-peoples-voice-fifth-birthday

From Stephen Fry’s thoughts to protests in Egypt and Tunisia, the micro-blogging site has changed the way we communicate. But will it become the voice of revolution or another social media cash cow?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/feb/13/twitter-peoples-voice-fifth-birthday

My Love, Egypt

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/scott-macleod/my-love-egypt_b_822449.html

Egypt: The camp that toppled a president

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-12434787

The tyrant has gone. Now the real struggle begins for Egypt

The protesters have stripped Mubarak and his foreign backers of their authority. But the roots of despotism run deep

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/12/mubarak-egypt-roots-of-despotism

New Yorkers celebrate Egypt revolution

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/164977.html

A Perfect End to a Perfect Revolution: Massive Volunteer Clean-Up at Tahrir Square

http://www.ahmedrehab.com/blog/2011/02/a-perfect-end-to-a-perfect-revolution-massive-volunteer-clean-up-at-tahrir-square/

Protesters Are Awesome: Look at This Beautiful Video of Today’s “Day of Cleaning” in Egypt

http://www.good.is/post/protesters-are-awesome-look-at-this-beautiful-video-of-today-s-day-of-cleaning-in-egypt/

Egypt shows ‘clash of civilizations’ was a myth

http://www.islamophobiatoday.com/2011/02/12/egypt-shows-‘clash-of-civilizations’-was-a-myth/

Egypt Celebrations: PHOTOS Following Mubarak Resignation

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/02/11/egypt-celebrations-photos_n_821992.html?ref=fb&src=sp#238712

World Celebrates with Egypt (Feb 11-12)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-D-LFrb_III

Egypt: Hosni Mubarak used last 18 days in power to secure his fortune

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/egypt/8320912/Egypt-Hosni-Mubarak-used-last-18-days-in-power-to-secure-his-fortune.html

To Mohammad El-Sayed Said

Al Jazeera’s senior political analyst pays tribute to the community organisers who made Egypt’s revolution possible.

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/middleeast/2011/02/2011212152337359115.html

Popular anger boils over in Iraq

Further protests in Algeria, Tunisia and Yemen

http://www.uruknet.info/?p=m74899&hd&size=1&l=e&fb=1

Unrest in Algeria Put Down by Police

http://www.truth-out.org/unrest-algeria-put-down-police67691

Algeria Internet Not Shut Down, According To Renesys Analysis

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/02/12/algeria-internet-not-shut_n_822473.html

Algeria A Timeline of Discontent

http://www.vuvox.com/collage/detail/0355abf445

Protests in Algeria and Yemen

Scuffles have broken out at pro-democracy rallies in Algeria and Yemen following the fall of Hosni Mubarak in Egypt.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/algeria/8320464/Protests-in-Algeria-and-Yemen.html

After Tunisia, a rise of revolt in Algeria?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weUSmB-bGUM

Iran Green Movement

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/tehranbureau/2011/02/wave-of-support-for-demonstrations-on-february-14.html

Thousands March in Anti-Govt Protest in Baghdad

Lawyers Union Organizes Call to Sack Judges, Investigate Secret Prisons

http://news.antiwar.com/2011/02/10/thousands-march-in-anti-govt-protest-in-baghdad/

White House Reporters Send Terse Letter To Gibbs Over Press Shop’s Handling Of Egypt

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/02/02/white-house-egypt-gibbs_n_817515.html

Chicken Revolution3.0

People & Power – Egypt: Seeds of change

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QrNz0dZgqN8

The Facebook Freedom Fighter

Wael Ghonim’s day job was at Google. But at night he was organizing a revolution.

http://www.newsweek.com/2011/02/13/the-facebook-freedom-fighter.html#comments

The Secret Rally That Sparked an Uprising

Cairo Protest Organizers Describe Ruses Used to Gain Foothold Against Police; the Candy-Store Meet That Wasn’t on Facebook

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704132204576135882356532702.html

Egyptian Activists Inspired by Forgotten Martin Luther King Comic

http://www.comicsalliance.com/2011/02/11/martin-luther-king-comic-egypt/

Martin Luther King Jr. comic book distributed in Tahrir Square

http://dailycartoonist.com/index.php/2011/02/11/martin-luther-king-jr-comic-book-distributed-in-tahrir-square/

Social Media in North Africa

http://techcrunch.com/2011/02/13/the-end-of-history-part-ii/

Wael Ghonim 60 Minutes

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7346812n

The Dead and Martyred

http://1000memories.com/egypt

Egypt: First the government, next the arts?

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-et-egypt-arts-20110214,0,7859859.story

Trade unions: the revolutionary social network at play in Egypt and Tunisia

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/10/trade-unions-egypt-tunisia

Egypt revolution: With a military junta in charge, now the politics start

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2011/0213/Egypt-revolution-With-a-military-junta-in-charge-now-the-politics-start?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+feeds%2Fcsm+(Christian+Science+Monitor+|+All+Stories)

A Guide to Reading the Egyptian Uprising in its first week

http://angryarab.blogspot.com/2011/02/guide-to-reading-egyptian-uprising-in.html

Mona Eltahawy on ABC’s This Week

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=keEdiH7vQ0g&feature=player_embedded#at=173

Obama Team Missed Egypt Signals

http://wallwritings.wordpress.com/2011/02/13/obama-team-missed-egypt-signals/

Egypt army struggles to clear Tahrir Square protesters

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-12442270

Egypt’s Military Dissolves Parliament; Calls for Vote

http://www.truth-out.org/egypts-military-dissolves-parliament-calls-vote67698

A Free Egypt Means Freedom From America

http://blackagendareport.com/content/free-egypt-means-freedom-america

Army and protesters disagree over Egypt’s path to democracy

Activists reject army appeal to leave Tahrir Square as new leadership resists pressure to hand power to civilian administration

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/feb/12/egypt-military-leaders-fall-out-protesters

Dual Uprisings Show Potent New Threats to Arab States

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/14/world/middleeast/14egypt-tunisia-protests.html?_r=1

On “Leaderless Revolutions” and the Fall of Mubarak

http://www.commondreams.org/view/2011/02/11-11

An Egyptian Revolution? It’s Still Too Soon to Say

http://www.truth-out.org/an-egyptian-revolution-its-still-too-soon-say67714

The revolution continues after Mubarak’s fall

http://electronicintifada.net/v2/article11799.shtml

Egypt’s New Military Rulers To Ban Unions, Strikes

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2011/02/13-1

Egypt rebellion spreads to sprawling state economy

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/02/13/us-egypt-strikes-idUSTRE71C23120110213

Egypt revolution: With a military junta in charge, now the politics start

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2011/0213/Egypt-revolution-With-a-military-junta-in-charge-now-the-politics-start?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+feeds%2Fcsm+(Christian+Science+Monitor+|+All+Stories)

Mideast Unrest Spreads

Protests Target Iran, Bahrain, Libya; Egypt Dissolves Parliament, Sets Elections

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704657104576141701347446530.html?mod=e2tw

Yesterday Egypt, today Algeria

This was the slogan of the brave protesters in Algiers on Saturday, making the first breach in Algeria’s wall of fear

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/12/algeria-egypt

Five Arab Countries That the “Jasmine Revolution” May Spread to Next

http://www.truth-out.org/five-arab-countries-that-jasmine-revolution-may-spread-next67695

Algeria protesters push for change

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/02/201121235130627461.html

Chicken revolution 4.0

Egyptian protesters slam military rule

http://edition.presstv.ir/detail/165074.html

Egypt’s revolution has just begun

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/02/2011213134458448460.html

Chicken Revolution 5.0

On “Leaderless Revolutions” and the Fall of Mubarak

by David Porter

http://www.commondreams.org/view/2011/02/11-11

Egypt revolution: With a military junta in charge, now the politics start

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2011/0213/Egypt-revolution-With-a-military-junta-in-charge-now-the-politics-start?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+feeds%2Fcsm+(Christian+Science+Monitor+|+All+Stories)

Trade unions: the revolutionary social network at play in Egypt and Tunisia

The media have focused on Facebook and Twitter, but the pro-democracy movements have flourished thanks to unions

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/10/trade-unions-egypt-tunisia

Egypt protests continue in the factories

Egypt’s striking workers won’t entrust the transition to democracy to the generals who were the backbone of the dictatorship

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/14/egypt-protests-democracy-generals

Region in revolt

Labor Activists Rejoice in Egypt, but Will It Last?

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/15/world/middleeast/15iht-labor15.html?emc=tnt&tntemail0=y

Egypt public sector staff on strike

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ukpress/article/ALeqM5iY5fF_UGzDDhKN-dpXWjWAP4bIFw?docId=N0727161297680497432A

Strikes spread after Egypt uprising, worrying army

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/top/all/7427016.html

Egypt’s New Military Rulers To Ban Unions, Strikes

http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2011/02/13-1

Army takes over in Egypt and orders ban on trade union strikes after old regime deposed

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1356715/Egypt-protests-Army-takes-orders-ban-trade-union-strikes.html#ixzz1E1om7Fb0

Egypt rebellion spreads to sprawling state economy

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/02/13/us-egypt-strikes-idUSTRE71C23120110213

Facebook Officials Keep Quiet on Its Role in Revolts

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/15/business/media/15facebook.html?_r=2&hp

A Tunisian-Egyptian Link That Shook Arab History

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/14/world/middleeast/14egypt-tunisia-protests.html

Spreading Revolution

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/world/middleeast/2011-spreading-revolutions.html#intro

The Secret Rally That Sparked an Uprising

Cairo Protest Organizers Describe Ruses Used to Gain Foothold Against Police; the Candy-Store Meet That Wasn’t on Facebook

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704132204576135882356532702.html

Egypt’s revolution has just begun

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/02/2011213134458448460.html

Egypt: First the government, next the arts?

With Hosni Mubarak’s repressive regime gone, filmmakers, musicians and others hope freedom of expression will thrive. Some already have crossed old boundaries.

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-et-egypt-arts-20110214,0,7859859.story

Egypt Martyrs

http://1000memories.com/egypt

The Facebook Freedom Fighter

Wael Ghonim’s day job was at Google. But at night he was organizing a revolution.

http://www.newsweek.com/2011/02/13/the-facebook-freedom-fighter.html#comments

Sout Al Horeya صوت الحريه Amir Eid – Hany Adel – Hawary On Guitar & Sherif On Keyboards

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fgw_zfLLvh8

What makes a revolution succeed?

While the aspirations are different, Egyptians could take five lessons from Iran’s 1979 revolt.

http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/02/201121393446561799.html

Exactly what role did social media play in the Egyptian revolution?

http://socialmediatoday.com/simonmainwaring/269957/exactly-what-role-did-social-media-play-egyptian-revolution

The Reality of Revolution

Without economic justice, democratic dreams in the Middle East can never truly be fulfilled.

http://www.tnr.com/article/against-the-current/83402/egypt-tunisia-democracy-twitter-economy

Egypt revolution: Protesters vow to keep pressure on military

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2011/0214/Egypt-revolution-Protesters-vow-to-keep-pressure-on-military

Arab women lead the charge for political change

http://electronicintifada.net/v2/article11802.shtml

Egypt: The Distance Between Enthusiasm and Reality

http://www.stratfor.com/weekly/20110213-egypt-distance-between-enthusiasm-and-reality

Yesterday Egypt, today Algeria

This was the slogan of the brave protesters in Algiers on Saturday, making the first breach in Algeria’s wall of fear

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/12/algeria-egypt

Algeria ‘to lift emergency laws’

Foreign minister says 19-year-old emergency will end “within days” amid calls for more protests against government.

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/02/20112148175219570.html

Bahrain Uprising: Footage of Police Brutality and Live Firing at Protesters

http://www.philipbrennan.net/2011/02/14/bahrain-uprising-footage-of-police-brutality-and-live-firing-at-protesters/

As Egypt uprising inspires Middle East, Iran sees biggest protests in a year

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/02/14/AR2011021405301.html?hpid=topnews

Thousands of Yemeni protesters urge veteran leader Saleh to quit

http://www.nation.co.ke/News/world/-/1068/1107498/-/4hldmxz/-/

Police disperse Iranian protesters with tear gas

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110214/ap_on_re_mi_ea/ml_iran_opposition

Egypt’s impact: Unrest sweeps the Middle East

http://news.yahoo.com/s/yblog_thelookout/20110214/ts_yblog_thelookout/egypts-impact-unrest-sweeps-the-middle-east

Obama mum on crackdown in Yemen

http://www.salon.com/news/politics/war_room/2011/02/14/protests_yemen

Assange: WikiLeaks helped spark Tunisia, Egypt revolutions

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/02/14/assange-wikileaks-helped-spark-tunisia-egypt-revolutions/

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