Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mubarak Has Gone But The Strikes Go On

Had an article Published by the lovely folk at newmatilda.com, about the role of organised labour in Egypt’s ongoing revolution. While the west may be under the impression that the revolution in Egypt is over, on the ground, it looks … Continue reading

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Another Citizen Radio interview from Egypt.

Had another chat with the fantastic Allison Kilkeny (follow on twitter @allisonkilkenny) which is now up on Citizen Radio. Check it out.  

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Egypt’s Workers in Revolution: An Interview with Labor Journalist Jano Charbel

This is a video of my interview with Jano Charbell, a veteran Egyptian labour journalist filmed by my new friend and colleague,  Joe Lukawski.

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Photo Diary of my trip to Revolutionary Cairo so far

This is my first attempt at a photo-diary/essay. Comments and tips would be very much appreciated. People and NGO’s are free to use these photos so long as they credit me and link to this blog. Businesses need my express … Continue reading

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Egyptian Army and Thugs clear Tahrir Square with force

Today protesters in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt, were attacked by the army and men in civillian clothes, who many say are paid thugs. At least fifteen were injured (probably many more). The army and the thugs then destroyed the tent … Continue reading

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on the back page…

An anecdote I passed on to some people at the herald made it into the Diary section of the paper; LIBYAN MISSION Given all the instability and bloodshed, there are many who are desperate to get out of Libya. Then … Continue reading

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On Egypt, on Citizen Radio.

Hi, I got interviewed about my experiences and observations of Egypt so far on the remarkable podcast makers Citizen Radio. Check it out. Peace.  

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