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The Revolution Continues: Egypt’s Activists and their Struggle for Bread, Freedom and Social Justice

Friday Apr 19, 2013

UNM Continuing Education Building

1634 University NE
Albuquerque, NM
US

Cost:

$15-$20

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Lecture presented by Dr. Nivien Saleh of Thunderbird School of Global Managment.

Her presentation will take a close look at Egypt’s activists and examine how they fared after President Mubarak’s ouster. Get to know Noha Atef, the young woman behind the human rights blogTortureinEgypt.Net, Ahmed Maher, the founder of the April 6 Youth Movement, which played a central role in kickstarting the revolution, and Ali Salah, a young man who had never cared much about politics but who became one of the first to join the demonstrations that ousted President Mubarak. What battles did these committed men and women fight, win, or lose? How successful has the revolution been? 

    Contact:

    Albuquerque International Association

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