Archives: 2009

Police crack down on local journalists

Police has arrested three journalists working for Al-Masry Al-Youm: Jano Charbel, Ahmad Ragab and Mostafa Bahgat while covering a protest by pro-Palestine activists by the French Embassy in Giza. I spoke with Jano around 10 mins ago. He said they were kept in a van near the Four Seasons Hotel in Giza. Please follow my

Read on »

A busy day in downtown Cairo

So today in downtown Cairo, pro-Palestine activists staged a protest, after workers from self-managed factory clashed with the police, while the urban poor protested demanding housing from the govt. Please follow my Twitter account, where I’m posting more updates. Tweets by 3arabawy

Read on »

Self-management

A video of a worker from the Economic Company for Industrial Development, during a Workers Preparatory Committee meeting, Cairo’s Press Syndicate.

Read on »