Alaa Abd El Fattah

Alaa Abd El-Fattah is webmaster of Panorama, but is better known as an Egyptian blogger, software developer, and political activist. He is known for co-founding along with his wife Manal Hassan of the Egyptian blog aggregator “Manalaa” and “Omraneya”, the first Arab blog aggregators that did not restrict inclusion based on the content of the blog.

 
Alaa Abd El-Fattah is webmaster of Panorama, but is better known as an Egyptian blogger, software developer, and political activist. He is known for co-founding along with his wife Manal Hassan of the Egyptian blog aggregator "Manalaa" and "Omraneya", the read more
 
Opinion
Alaa Abd El Fattah
A profile of the activist outside his prison
"I’ve realized that every struggle is an opportunity for understanding"
Alaa Abd El Fattah
Jan 25, 5 years on: The only words I can write are about losing my words
Five years ago on what would turn out to be the last normal day of my life I sat down at my desk in a
Alaa Abd El Fattah
Living with the martyrs
Three years have passed since the Maspero massacre took place. On October 9, 2011, security forces killed
 
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features
Graffiti for two… Alaa and Douma
Alaa Abd El Fattah and | Graffiti for two .. Alaa and Douma (1) I know that despair is treason but the revolutionary in my country
A letter from Alaa Abd El Fattah to his sisters
Alaa Abd El Fattah | To Mona & Sanaa: I miss you a lot, although I see you more when I’m in jail than when I’m