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New stories in exile: Abdelrahman Mansour
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | "In the beginning, I was panicking and unable to sleep unless I talked to someone in Egypt."
Defeat’s possibilities: 3 activists recount 1967 as formative
Lina Attalah and Yasmin El-Rifae | 1967: the moment that fractured the new nationalism; politically formative for generations to follow
Boycott drive proposes martyrs, prisoners as parliamentary candidates
A group of young activists is calling on Egyptians to boycott the parliamentary elections in honor of
A year at the courts
Dalia Rabie | This year was a year of court battles. The rule by law of the security apparatus, prosecution and
Mobilizations around the sea
Jared Malsin | On a warm evening in June 2013, a Turkish activist named Bulent Muftuouglu was on his way to
‘The Infiltrator’: Shedding light on the invisible hands
Heba Afify | Mohannad Galal has infiltrated the lines of state-serving civilians, seen aiding the military and police
Lexicon of a revolution’s insults
Andeel | A dictionary of labels invented after January 25, 2011, compiled by Andeel.
H.A. Hellyer
The point was to be true; the rest is commentary
As I walked into Mada Masr’s second anniversary celebration, a rather murky thought occurred to me:
Omar Robert Hamilton
The new unreal
I woke up on Tuesday morning, like so many mornings before, to a disturbing video of civilians in pursuit
Sarah Carr
For Bassem
Death is the carbon paper on which the events of the past three years were etched, the constant uninvited
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Celebrated Tunisian activist Lina Ben Mhenni, who documented revolution and fought for freedoms, dies after long illness
Update: Detainees go on hunger strike to protest assaults in prison
Intimate photos of judge spark ethical debate among activists
Adly presses charges against Jan 25 activists for burning police stations
Activists protest in solidarity with political prisoners
Tagammu Party to report activists for attacking headquarters
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Cartoon: The dawn of glue sniffing
Andeel | Pharaonic activist: "I don't know, I just feel like there must be a way to make the river rise other than drowning a girl in it every year."   Priest: "You and your bloody idealism again!"  
Cartoon: Why don’t you just?
Andeel | "Lose hope."