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'''Full name:''' Ahdaf Soueif
 
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/feb/11/egypt-tahrir-square-cairo-mubarak''Egypt protests: The feeling in Tahrir Square was one of disbelief'] - 'He's not going? What the hell does he want?' Ahdaf Soueif in a packed square in Cairo on the reaction to Mubarak's speech - 11th February 2011 ([http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/egypt Egypt: summary])
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*[http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/may/30/egypt-revolution-wont-be-undone-sisi-young-activists  ''Egypt's revolution won't be undone: the people still have the will''] - The old regime has morphed into a new form under Sisi, yet our young activists know the rot that lies at its heart - 31st May 2014
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*[http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jan/20/egypt-learn-mistakes-revolution  ''Egypt must learn from the mistakes of the revolution''] - Three years on, those who want freedom are smeared and arrested. But they'll be no stability without social justice - 21st January 2014
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*[http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/a-decade-on-from-the-14-years-of-bloody-civil-war-in-liberia-8770407.html  ''A decade on from the 14 years of bloody civil war in Liberia''] - Today, I hear ordinary Liberians talk passionately about their country, its future, and their aspirations - 17th August 2013
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*[http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/aug/14/egyptians-paying-price-brotherhood-army  ''Now Egyptians are all paying the price''] - Instead of working towards a unified civil state, once in power the Muslim Brotherhood courted the police and army - 15th August 2013
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/jul/01/egypt-thought-democracy-enough-morsi  ''In Egypt, we thought democracy was enough. It was not''] - Mohamed Morsi broke his promises to the Egyptian people. He must go, and the revolution must continue - 3rd July 2013
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/apr/11/egypt-government-must-work-for-people  ''Egypt's government must work for its people''] - President Morsi's administration has gifted the army with a constitution that indemnifies it - 12th April 2013
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/dec/09/egypt-hopes-betrayed-mohamed-morsi  ''Egypt's hopes betrayed by Morsi''] - Bread, freedom and social justice were the demands of the revolution. Instead Mohamed Morsi delivered bloodshed - 10th December 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/nov/16/gaza-no-longer-alone  ''Gaza is no longer alone''] - In the nations of the Arab spring, people are now rising up to demand Palestinian rights as well - 17th November 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/jun/25/egyptians-mohamed-morsi-hopeful  ''We Egyptians will give Mohamed Morsi a try''] - As I listened to the new Egyptian president's first address, I felt more hopeful. But there is still a struggle ahead - 26th June 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/jun/17/down-with-next-egypt-president  ''Down with the next Egyptian president''] - Whoever is declared the next president of Egypt will not be the person most Egyptians want - 18th June 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/feb/24/hosni-mubarak-mafia-ending-execution  ''Hosni Mubarak's mafia ending''] - At first Egyptians simply wanted Mubarak out. But the more they learn, the more calls for execution grow - 25th February 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jan/24/egypts-revolution-parliament-ahdaf-soueif  ''Egypt's revolution has carved its path to parliament''] - The Egyptian uprising is like the Nile in flood. It cannot be kept back with barriers and uniforms - 25th January 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/13/arab-spring-cairo-ahdaf-soueif  ''The Arab spring: one year on''] - In January 2011 the Tunisian president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was forced to step down and millions of Egyptians took to the streets. Ahdaf Soueif records the momentous events in Cairo - 15th January 2012
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/dec/18/egypt-military-beating-female-protester-tahrir-square  ''Image of unknown woman beaten by Egypt's military echoes around world''] - The arrest and brutal treatment of this young woman reminds us that the revolution is far from over - 19th December 2011
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/nov/13/egypt-stakes-have-risen  ''In Egypt, the stakes have risen''] - Alaa Abd el-Fattah's jailing by the army is an attack on the very spirit of Egypt's revolution - 14th November 2011
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/jul/12/egypt-revolution-rut-military-obstacles''Egypt's revolution is stuck in a rut, but we still have the spirit to see it through''] - Egypt's military government has placed obstacles in the way of reform that can only be overcome by a collective effort of will - 14th July 2011 ([http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/egypt Egypt: summary])
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2011/jun/18/egypt-holidays-adhaf-soueif''Back to the Middle East: Egypt needs your holiday money''] - Celebrated novelist and political commentator Adhaf Soueif has the perfect way to support Egypt's revolution: come on holiday - 18th June 2011
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/may/21/revolt-barack-obama-arab-world''Our revolt is not Obama's''] - Barack Obama says he wants change in the Arab world yet insults us with the same old bad policies - 21st May 2011
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/mar/08/egypt-silence-shouting-great-conversation''In Egypt it was silence or shouting. Now it's a great conversation''] - The fall of Hosni Mubarak – and the instruments of state oppression – have allowed the Tahrir Square mindset to spread - 8th March 2011
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*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/feb/11/egypt-tahrir-square-cairo-mubarak''Egypt protests: The feeling in Tahrir Square was one of disbelief''] - 'He's not going? What the hell does he want?' Ahdaf Soueif in a packed square in Cairo on the reaction toMubarak's speech - 11th February 2011
 
*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/02/egyptian-regime-thugs-protesters''The Egyptian regime has turned its thugs loose again ...''] - The tactics used against protesters at the last election have appeared with redoubled viciousness - 3rd February 2011
 
*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/feb/02/egyptian-regime-thugs-protesters''The Egyptian regime has turned its thugs loose again ...''] - The tactics used against protesters at the last election have appeared with redoubled viciousness - 3rd February 2011
 
*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/jan/27/ahdaf-soueif-cairo-protest?INTCMP=SRCH''It's Egypt's young who are leading the protests''] - There is a level of organisation springing up here in Cairo that can best be described as solidarity in action - 27th January 2011
 
*[http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/jan/27/ahdaf-soueif-cairo-protest?INTCMP=SRCH''It's Egypt's young who are leading the protests''] - There is a level of organisation springing up here in Cairo that can best be described as solidarity in action - 27th January 2011
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