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History Repeats Itself with Egypt

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It seems that history is repeating itself with the ongoing uprisings in Egypt. Many of us who remember the events of the stolen Iranian election are experiencing a sense of dejavu as reports of police beating and even killing protesters are reaching social networks. Also similar to the Iranian crisis is the blocking of many internet sites such as Facebook, Google, and Twitter. It remains to be seen what the results of these protests are: will they result in regime change like in Tunisia, or will they ultimately fail like those in Iran?

Check back for more information as it comes in.

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Written by eldercato

January 26, 2011 at 21:47

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