Mainstream confirmation of the fact that it was people to people, real world connections such as the labor movement that were responsible for Tahrir Square. Mind you, this is not your [American] father’s labor union; the Egyptian labor movement is probably as radicalized and active as it is, precisely because, unlike its American counterpart, it lacks representation and connection to the establishment.
Sorry Facebook, Twitter and Wikileaks…
Posted on July 8, 2011
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