Shades of Solidarity....


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In this season of revolution, the early and stunning toppling of dictators – if not necessarily entire regimes – in Tunisia and Egypt has been followed by what appear for the moment to be stalemates in Bahrain and Libya. And in these latter two countries, despite wildly different circumstances, a curious phenomenon has emerged: a concern over foreign, and often racially marked, “mercenaries.”

Intervention, Libya, Jadaliyya: A Documentary Remix (Full-Length 17min)
7 days ago

 Anjali Kamat 

moving video (arabic) on 1 of those tortured by 's military on Mar 9 Ramy Essam, singer of the revolution.


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March 13, 2011

Habib Jalib-Poet of Revolution // By-Iftikhar Chaudri

Habib Jalib was a Pakistani revolutionary poet. A left-wing activist and politician, he was a staunch democrat who opposed martial law, authoritarianism and state oppression.