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Egypt in revolt


Egyptian state whips up sectarianism

20 August 2013
Attacks on Christian churches in Egypt since the military came to power are not only the responsibility of Muslim Brotherhood supporters

Crackdown on Brotherhood is an attempt to bring revolution to heel

20 August 2013
The Egyptian army was once prepared to use the Muslim Brotherhood in a bid to control the revolution. Now, it has turned against them as part of a plan to bring the revolt to a brutal end

Protests take place across the world in solidarity with the Egyptian revolution

20 August 2013
Across the world protests have taken place in solidarity with the Egyptian revolution.

Egypt’s old regime is fighting to reassert its power

20 August 2013
A Cairo court announced it may be ready to release the ousted dictator Hosni Mubarak from prison this week.

Egypt's morgues overflow as military massacres hundreds

20 August 2013
The regime killed over 1,000 people on the streets of Egypt in the last week

Gulf regimes aid repression

20 August 2013
Gulf states have offered to fund Egypt's military regime as part of their plan to spread their influence

Egyptian Revolutionary Socialists letter to supporters

20 August 2013
The Revolutionary Socialists have issued a letter to their supporters analysing the situation since the recent military crackdown. It is written for activists in Egypt, but because it explains many of the complexities of what has been happening we are reproducing a translation

Statement from the Egyptian Revolutionary Socialists on the massacre in Cairo

14 August 2013
This is a bloody dress rehearsal for the liquidation of the Egyptian Revolution. It aims to break the revolutionary will of all Egyptians who are claiming their rights, whether workers, poor, or revolutionary youth, by creating a state of terror

The Egyptian Revolution must spread to win

16 July 2013
When we say the Egyptian Revolution is permanent, it’s not just that it literally hasn’t stopped since 2011. 

Freedom is in the hands of the people, and not of the military and the guards

11 July 2013
Statement from the Egyptian Revolutionary Socialists, 9 July 2013

Egypt - a second revolution sweeps out a president

09 July 2013
Ordinary people in Egypt have shown their power—but the army wants to stifle it, writes Judith Orr

Egypt - 'People have gained huge confidence'

09 July 2013
Revolutionary Socialist Sameh Naguib reported from Cairo the day after protests forced out president Mohamed Mursi

'Unions need to raise workers' demands in Egypt'

09 July 2013
I speak in a personal capacity, not on behalf of the unions, because whenever there is a split in society, there’s one within the unions says Fatma Ramadan

Occupy the squares: stand firm in the face of the conspiracy by the Brotherhood and America

06 July 2013
Statement from the Revolutionary Socialists in Egypt, 6 July 2013

Egypt: Four days that shook the world

05 July 2013
Sameh Naguib of the Revolutionary Socialists in Egypt looks at the historic events of the past few days

Second revolution brings down Egypt's president

04 July 2013
Sameh Naguib of the Revolutionary Socialists reports from Cairo, where mass celebrations greeted the removal of president Mohamed Mursi on Wednesday evening

Egypt's revolution in a small town

02 July 2013
The return of millions to the streets of Egypt on 30 June follows months of rising social protest. Anne Alexander reports on the continuing revolution that is growing in strength well beyond Cairo’s Tahrir Square

Struggle from below drives Egypt's revolt

02 July 2013
The Egyptian masses have shown, once again, that they have the power to shake the rich and powerful. 

Protests spread across Egypt

02 July 2013
Across Egypt protesters targeted the local headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice party. 

The masses speak: Egypt's revolution erupts

02 July 2013
Mass protests in Egypt last Sunday were the beginning of a second revolution, writes Sameh Naguib of the Revolutionary Socialists, Cairo

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