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Links 20 August 2013

Links and excerpts from my internet reading of 20 August 2013.

Revolution: Game Over

Cold-blooded, premeditated, state-sponsored killing. The Egyptian revolution is over, it seems, and it failed.

Links 23 July 2013

Links and excerpts from my internet reading of 23 July 2013.

Links 20 July 2013

Links and excerpts from my internet reading of recent days.

Moment of Rupture

“When I see the pictures of Kyenge I cannot but think of…the features of an orangutan.”

Links 15 July 2013

Links and excerpts from my internet reading of 15 July 2013.

The Paradoxes of the Egyptian Moment

The February 2011 revolutionaries found themselves in the unenviable position of having achieved a key demand — free and fair elections — which nevertheless set Egypt on a course that was in direct conflict with the rest of their demands — namely for an open, inclusive, and participatory society based on human dignity and social reform.

Links 09 July 2013

Links and excerpts from my internet reading of 09 July 2013.

The Whole Truth

Zied Boumaiza writes: “A coup d’état, a putsch, a usurpation, a betrayal. That’s what it is. Without any euphemism, let’s not try to cover up what just happened in Egypt with pretty words.”

“I Use My Own Brain”

A 12-year-old kid explains the political situation in Egypt.