Archive for January, 2012

PUBLISHER’S WEEKLY: Arab Spring Dreams Review

01/30/2012 | Arab Spring Dreams | News

Less polished than Reading Lolita in Tehran, but more immediate and raw, the essays in this collection were written by activists age 25 and under and culled from 8,000 entries […]

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NPR: Egyptian human rights activist asks what’s next for her country

01/25/2012 | News

For NPR’s “Here and Now,” Robin Young interviews AIC’s Egypt Director Dalia Ziada to discuss the situation in Egypt, how she views the country, and how AIC’s programs will help […]

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The Atlantic: Behind the Arab Revolts, an Activist Quietly Pulling Strings From Boston

01/25/2012 | Nasser Weddady | News

Leigh, Karen. “Behind the Arab Revolts, an Activist Quietly Pulling Strings From Boston.” The Atlantic. N.p., 25 Jan. 2012.

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AIC January 2012 Newsletter

01/20/2012 | Newsletters

Check out AIC’s January 2012 Newsletter to find out the most current news and events from AIC. You can also subscribe to the newsletter by clicking here.

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NPR: In Egypt’s new parliament, women will be scarce

01/19/2012 | News

NPR’s “All Things Considered” caught up with AIC’s Egypt Director Dalia Ziada to speak with her about the role of women in the “Arab Spring” and the issues they now […]

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NPR: Martin Luther King’s ideas reverberate in Egypt

01/16/2012 | News

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, NPR’s Robin Young interviewed AIC’s Dalia Ziada for Young’s “Here & Now” program to discuss the Arabic translation of the 1950’s “Montgomery Story” […]

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Media coverage of AIC’s Fourth-Annual Cairo Human Rights Film Festival

01/13/2012 | Egypt | News

On Dec. 26 2011, AIC launched the fourth-annual Cairo Human Rights Film Festival (CHRFF) in Zamalek, downtown Cairo. The opening ceremony and screenings were held at Egypt’s most famous cultural […]

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C.R.I.M.E. Report Issue #82

The C.R.I.M.E. Report is a bi-weekly e-newsletter published by AIC’s HAMSA initiative that supports the struggle for individual rights in the Middle East and aims to connect activists around the world. […]

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January @ the AIC Center Featured Events

“Tahrir Square Revisited: Local Egyptians Reflect One Year after Mubarak” Wednesday, January 18 at 7:00PM   AIC Center – 38 Newbury Street, Boston  One year ago, Egyptians from many walks of […]

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Media coverage of AIC’s Arabic Translation of MLK Comic Book “The Montgomery Story”

01/6/2012 | News

  In 1958, the Fellowship on Reconciliation published a short comic book called “The Montgomery Story” in English and Spanish, on the Montgomery Bus Boycott, a campaign led by Martin […]

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