Speaking Event: Egyptian Revolution: Stalled Transition and Future Prospects

When & Where
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
150 E. San Fernando Street (at 4th St.)
San Jose, CA 95112
November 19, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:45pm
408 297 2299


From military rule to elections to military rule, has the Egyptian Revolution come full circle?

What now are the prospects for political activism, news coverage, democracy, and system change?

Shimaa Helmy is a young Egyptian human rights activist who was a active participant in many protests.

Dr. Sharat G. Lin writes on global political economy, the Middle East, and labor migration. He was in Tahrir Square during the initial uprising in January 2011 and afterwards. He is a research fellow at the San José Peace and Justice Center.

Free and open to the public