The ‘Google Guy’ still doesn’t stand a chance in Egypt

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 8/2/2011

Roger Cohen of The NY Times and other journalists were smitten with the Egyptian revolution, and denounced warnings of what lurked below the surface:

(February 3, 2011) Already we hear the predictable warnings from Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu: This could be Iran 1979, a revolution for freedom that […]

Obama Seeks Reset in Arab World

Mark Landler The New York Times 5/11/2011

WASHINGTON — For President Obama, the killing of Osama bin Laden is more than a milestone in America’s decade-long battle against terrorism. It is a chance to recast his response to the upheaval in the Arab world after a frustrating stretch in which the stalemate in Libya, the […]

Soros, the Youth, High Tech and the Fundamental Change that is Revolution

Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom.net via New Zeal 2/14/2011

image from The People’s Cube

Over the last couple of weeks, I have heard many ask who was behind the Egyptian Revolution. Few will admit what should be obvious to all by now. Forces that I consider to be nothing short of evil have joined in what […]

Google executive helped spark Egypt revolt

Hadeel Al-Shalchi and Karin Laub Associated Press via Yahoo! News 2/7/2011

AP – In this undated photo provided by Google Inc., Wael Ghonim, a Google Inc. marketing manager, is shown. …

CAIRO – The young Google Inc. executive detained by Egyptian authorities for 12 days said Monday he was behind the Facebook page […]