Mansoura Ez-Eldin

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By Mansoura Ez-Eldin, the author of the novels Maryam’s Maze and Beyond Paradise. This article was translated by Ghenwa Hayek from the Arabic (THE NEW YORK TIMES, 31/01/11):

On Friday, the “day of rage,” I was in the streets with the protesters. Friends and I participated in a peaceful demonstration that started at the Amr Ibn al-As Mosque in Old Cairo near the Church of St. George. We set off chanting, “The people want the regime to fall!” and we were greeted with a torrent of tear gas fired by the police. We began to shout, “Peaceful, Peaceful,” trying to show the police that we were not hostile, we were demanding nothing but our liberty.…  Seguir leyendo »