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The Saudi Cables
Over half a million cables and other documents from the Saudi Foreign Ministry.
tags:  infopoliticsinfo-activismwikileaksmiddle east


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Art and Political Conflict
A public debate at Framer Framed, Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam, Sunday July 6, 2014 - 14.00 - 17.00 hrs
tags:  tactical mediaactivismtheorymedia theorymiddle easttactical research


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Signs of the Times: the Popular Literature of Tahrir
Protest Signs, Graffiti, and Street Art
Rayya El Zein, Alex Ortiz
tags:  activismmiddle eaststreet protestvisual culture


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Tahrir Documents
An ongoing effort to archive and translate activist papers from the 2011 Egyptian uprising and its aftermath.
tags:  archivemiddle eaststreet protestoccupytactical research


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Alex Ortiz
Alex Ortiz, co-curator, received his BA from Brown University in 2009, graduating with a double major in Comparative Literature ...


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Conte de Printemps (still)
Conte de Printemps

tags:  artmiddle eaststreet protest


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Omar Robert Hamilton
Omar Robert Hamilton is an independent filmmaker and the producer of the annual Palestine Festival of Literature. He was born in...
tags:  middle east


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NYT Special Edition: Iraq War Ends
NYT Special Edition: Iraq War Ends
A spoof edition by a coalition of artists and activists, distributed in print and online.
www.nytimes-se.com



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To Exist Is To Resist Is To Exist
To Exist Is To Resist Is To Exist
Front door of Friends Solidarity House in the Jordan Valley, in Occupied West Bank.
http://dars.jadaliyya.com




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Shocking and Awful - A Grassroots Response to War and Occupation
Shocking and Awful - A Grassroots Response to War and Occupation
www.deepdishtv.org/Series/Default.aspx?id=25


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Shocking and Awful - A Grassroots Response to War and Occupation
Shocking and Awful - A Grassroots Response to War and Occupation
www.deepdishtv.org/Series/Default.aspx?id=25


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Collage of remixed versions of the original posters.
Collage of remixed versions of the original posters.
Some are satirical, others are ironic.
For instance one reads "My was is your way but the tank is in the way" and another
"I am with the law, but where is it?"
Image courtesy of Ammar Alan


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Bernard-Henri Lévy in Tripoli
Bernard-Henri Lévy in Tripoli
Bernard-Henri Lévy stands with members of the NTC in Tripoli.
Image taken from:
http://www.rue89.com/2011/11/07/bhl-en-libye-sur-les-...


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'Mahomeds & sa Troupe composée des 15 Arabes'
'Mahomeds & sa Troupe composée des 15 Arabes'
A current exhibit at the Quai Branly Muesum called "The Invention of the Savage" analyzes the ways in
which human difference was staged from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century.
Photo by Muriam Haleh Davis.


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Tahrir Cinema
Tahrir Cinema
An open-source, revolutionary screen on Tahrir Square.
www.cinerevolutionnow.com/2011/07/tahrir-cinema.html

photo by Sherief Gaber (@cairocitylimits)

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We are All Khaled Said: "We seek God's aid against misery."
We are All Khaled Said: "We seek God's aid against misery."
Cartoon posted on Arabic "We are All Khaled Said" Wall on July 29, 2010. The text reads: "We seek God's aid against misery."




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Tahrir Square
Tahrir Square
Central Security Forces truck destroyed by protesters in downtown Cairo.

by Hossam el-Hamalawy
Egyptian journalist and blogger based in Cairo.

Yemeni Stduent protests
Yemeni Stduent protests
Image from the Avaaz.org "Blackout-proof the protests" campaign.
https://secure.avaaz.org/en/blackout_proof_the_protests_9/?vl





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From the Blogosphere to the Street: The Role of Social Media in the Egyptian Uprising
Context and analysis by Charles HIrschkind
Charles Hirschkind
tags:  middle eastblogospherestreet protest


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Talking about a Revolution: An Interview with Camille Otrakji
Posted on Qifa Nabki, May 2, 2011
Elias Muhanna
tags:  media criticismmiddle eastblogosphereAl Jazeera


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