Internet Freedom in Egypt

Here is a great video explaining the role of the egyptian blogsphere in exposing human rights abuses and the role of the social-networking website Facebook and the micro-blogging platform Twitter in organizing demos and strikes, such as the April 6 strike and the May 4th General Strike.

The video features, among others, blogger and activist , Mohammed Gamal, Noha Atef, editor of Tortureinegypt.net blog, Gamal Eid, the executive director of the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information, blogger and journalist Abdel Monem Mahmoud, and Facebook activist, Ahmed Maher.

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