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?
The perspective on the revolutionary power of climate change is provided by the Canadian journalist Naomi Klein and hes article on “How science is telling us all to revolt” published in New Statesman, October 29, 2013. Klein became famous worldwide thanks to “No Logo”, the book manifesto of an anti-globalization movement that was born in… Read More Is There Still Time to Start a Revolution to End the Extreme Consequences of Global Warming?
(Photo’s credits to AMC) Today I want to post an article from Associated Press which has been shared from many internationally known newspapers and news channels, such as Washington Post, Fox News, Global Post and NPR. I have been looking for the interview to Assad published on Thursday but with no success, maybe it… Read More Assad boasts his opponents failed to oust him
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?
“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”.
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.