i’m not dead yet…

…the egyptian revolution, that is.  Every day, AbuS gets more and more frustrated viewing it from afar, and is entertaining a run for the presidency (not withstanding that he’s ineligible to run because he’s married to a foreigner, ie me, but a man can dream).

Here’s a smattering of articles and whatnot on current goings on:

Egypt uprising figure Wael Ghonim signs book deal

According to the english language we are all Khaled Said fb page, the deal is worth $2.5 million.  He is donated $2 to “Egyptian Revolution martyr families & Egyptian charities” and $.5 million in the form of books to Egyptian schools.

This American Life covers the rise of meetings post Revolution

Includes a very interesting bit on a meeting between Gama’ah Islamiyah and artists, journalists and intellectuals

A whole On the Media episode on Media in Egypt

You can read transcripts and listen here.

And, as during the revolution, Al-Masry Al-Youm is a good place for articles.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s