The Egyptian Uprising

From AlterNet The Egyptian Uprising Is a Direct Response to Ruthless Global Capitalism Economic decline at the hands of 'hot' money has driven Egyptians' discontent. February 4, 2011 | The revolution in Egypt is as much a rebellion against the painful deterioration of economic conditions as it is about opposing a dictator, though they are linked. That's why President Hosni Mubarak's announcement that he intends to stick around until September was met with an outpouring of rage. When people are facing a dim future, in a country [...]