March 22, 2013 /
Katherine Doyle
Yesterday in Pulitzer Center's education office, we hosted a Google Hangout between Cairo-based journalist Sharif Abdel Kouddous and 9th graders at Staples High School in Westport, CT.
January 5, 2012 /
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Sharif Abdel Kouddous talks about his return to Cairo after the fall of Hosni Mubarak to report on the continuing struggle for reform and social justice.
January 4, 2012 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Hosni Mubarak’s fall only marked the beginning of a critical transition in Egypt. The historic revolution—Egypt’s quest for democracy, social justice and economic reform—still has a long way to go.
December 14, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
On October 9, Egypt’s security forces attacked protesters—mostly Coptic Christians—who had gathered near state media headquarters, resulting in the worst violence since Hosni Mubarak resigned.
December 13, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
The first parliamentary elections since the revolution represent a pivotal moment for Egypt. And as protests continue amidst the electoral process, the debate on the street moves to the ballot box.
December 12, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Nearly a year after the Egyptian revolution, families driven out of their homes still live in makeshift tent camps. Some of these families have mobilized to protest unsanitary conditions.
December 12, 2011 / Untold Stories
Sharif Abdel Kouddous, Nicole Salazar
Four months after Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak stepped down, protesters again poured into Tahrir Square, demanding faster reforms and a transition to civilian rule.
December 1, 2011 /
Tom Hundley
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights Anna Hazare's anti-corruption movement in India and the growing discontent among civilians in Egypt.
December 1, 2011 / The Progressive
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
As they head for the polls in the first election since the ouster of Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians are confronted with a new challenge: a repressive military that seems determined to retain its power.
Candidate Gamila Ismail at polling station on Kasr Al Aini St. Egypt, 2011.
November 30, 2011 / The Nation
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Even those who cast ballots in Egypt's first post-revolutionary election question whether a new parliament will have the power to make genuine change.

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