Posts Tagged: abbassiya

The MOD sit-in: Sometimes with the Islamists, Never with the State

During the Monday march in solidarity with the Abbassiya detainees, a young comrade I know from Cairo University, a medical student who was among the field hospital doctors during the MOD sit-in, approached me, and told me the story of a Salafi woman in niqab, who kept on kissing the Revolutionary Socialists red flag during

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The army’s whip كرباج العسكر

A photo of the brave US-sponsored army special forces banning protesters from marching in the symbolic funeral of 23 year old Muhammad Mohsen, who died in the Abbassiya clashes that broke out thanks to the army’s incitement against Tahrir protesters. Note how this army officer in the front is carrying a whip!

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