September 26, 2011 /
Despite the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's military council announced it would enforce the Emergency Law already in effect 30 years—sparking outrage and street protests.
September 22, 2011 /
Egypt's educational system is a shambles. Teachers and students have gone on a nation-wide strikes to protest the slow pace of reforms under the transitional military government.
September 8, 2011 /
Maikel Nabil Sanad, an Egyptian democracy activist, was convicted and imprisoned after writing a blog detailing cases of abuse by the military and criticizing the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces
September 1, 2011 /
More than 2,000 people have been killed in the last several months by Syrian security forces. Human rights lawyer Haitham al-Maleh and his son Iyas are confidant that "the regime is going to hell."
August 30, 2011 /
National Radio Project
After the revolution Egyptians looked forward to the development of a democratic state, but many government-run institutions are still experiencing the repressive policies of the former regime.
August 18, 2011 /
Asmaa Mahfouz was facing prosecution for criticizing the military in a Twitter message.
August 8, 2011 /
Despite the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak, journalists in Egypt still face government oppression.
August 4, 2011 /
Former President Hosni Mubarak and his sons were subjected to provisional detention for 15 days after their trial August 3.
August 2, 2011 /
Egypt's military used force to clear protesters from Tahrir Square August 1, the first day of Ramadan.
July 15, 2011 /
After five months of waiting for their demands to be met, Egyptians are once again hosting large demonstrations in Tahrir Square.