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Libya’s Arab spring: the revolution that ate its children – by Chris Stephen

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/feb/16/libyas-arab-spring-the-revolution-that-ate-its-children?CMP=fb_gu “It was better under Gaddafi,” says the young Libyan student, studying the froth bubbling over the top of his cappuccino in a cafe in Tunis as he contemplates the revolution that swept Muammar Gaddafi from power four years ago. … Continue reading

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وسط البلد – ثورة غضب

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Die arabische Revolution ist eine Kulturrevolution

Interview mit Ezzedine Choukri Fishere Der ehemalige ägyptische Diplomat und Romanautor Ezzedine Choukri Fishere sprach mit Ceyda Nurtsch über die neue ägyptische Identität – und darüber, warum die arabische Revolution erst der Anfang eines langen Transformationsprozesses ist. Sie haben Ihr … Continue reading

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Ägypten im Ausnahmezustand

Fotograf  Philipp Spalek hat den Verlauf der Geschehnisse anlässlich des 2. Jahrestags der Revolution mit seiner Kamera festgehalten: http://www.zeit.de/politik/ausland/2013-01/fs-kairo-krawalle/seite-1

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We have not forgotten about Tahrir!

“Ultras White Knights (Zamalek) soccer fans’ “We Have Not Forgotten about Tahrir” (mosh nasyeen eltahrir):  We have not forgotten about Tahrir you sons of b*tches. The revolution for you was a setback. To whom do we go and tell, “our officers … Continue reading

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The meaning of revolution

“At that thin membrane, the hymen, narratives unfold and lives are determined. There, the binaries of the clean and the stained, the righteous and the debauched, the honorable and the shamed flourish. There the blurry border between the civilized and … Continue reading

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An Appeal From A Helpless Syrian: Rape & Abuse Of Syrian Females

January 22nd 2013, by Rooni, in Syria. “I don’t know who you are, reading this right now. I dare not ask you to put yourself in a what ifsituation where this happens to someone you know. It is far too awful … Continue reading

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