The Case of Burkina Faso: a Stimulus for Sleeping African Revolutions?

It all started last October 21 when the government of Burkina Faso, with a bill, attempted to transform Article 37 of the Constitution. The objective? To increase the number of presidential terms from two to three, so that the head of state in charge, Blaise Compaoré could recur in November of 2015. The Blaise Compaoré curriculum… Read More The Case of Burkina Faso: a Stimulus for Sleeping African Revolutions?

Morsi, ‘defender of legitimacy’ refuses the ultimatum, what comes next?

Video published on 2 July, although it’s in Arabic the crowd speaks for itself!! “President Mohamed Morsi will hold on the constitutional legitimacy and refuses any attempts to turn against it. He also calls the army to reverse its ultimatum and refuses any domestic or foreign orders. ” (official twitter account of Mohamed Morsi) “There is… Read More Morsi, ‘defender of legitimacy’ refuses the ultimatum, what comes next?

Vox Populi from Bulgaria: “I’m a citizen of the greatest liberal country in the world”.

“Dear reader,my name is Stefan. I am almost 22 years old and I come from Bulgaria. I’m writing this story with an existential conflict of love, denial, pain and pride. Why? Because I’m a citizen of the greatest liberal country in the world – Bulgaria. Irony – you think? Let me explain. My country was part… Read More Vox Populi from Bulgaria: “I’m a citizen of the greatest liberal country in the world”.

Photo campaign by Jonathan Rashad to document the ‘unseen’ Egyptian revolution.

Jonathan Rashad, a young freelance photographer and citizen journalist from Cairo, started his promising career as photojournalist in 2010 and since then his photos have been published in many worldwide known newspapers, international news channels and news agencies, such as New York Times, Aljazeera, CNN, AFP, The Guardian, Los Angeles Times and Egypt Independent. The… Read More Photo campaign by Jonathan Rashad to document the ‘unseen’ Egyptian revolution.