Tag Archives: Protests

The Iran tribunal investigation

For the past week, the world’s attention has been focused on the protests in front on US embassies in Muslim majority countries, with special attention devoted to the protests in front of the American embassy in Cairo. But at the same time Egyptians were gearing up for a different type of protests! Tonight, you will hear from Egyptian journalist and activist Hossam El-Hamalawy, about the recent wave of labor strikes in Egypt.

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Facebook Police in Iran: Update

I got this message from an annonymous poster in Iran:

“Last night Iran NEWS announced that every one who uses Facebook for political reasons against Iran is guilty and sent to prison fron 3-6 month in Iran. This for the people coming to Iran Or live in Iran.”

On NPR: Iran’s Terrifying Facebook Police

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