Feb. 5, 2011: Winnipeggers rally for Egyptian democracy at the Manitoba Legislature. Photo: Glenn Michalchuk
About 300 Winnipeggers rallied Saturday afternoon at the Manitoba Legislature, chanting “Free Egypt Now” and “Step Down Mubarak.” In addition to Winnipeg, Canadians rallied in Edmonton, Kingston, Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver and Windsor.
Here is video of the Winnipeg event.
by Michel Chossudovsky, Global Research, Jan. 29, 2011
The Mubarak regime could collapse in the a face of a nationwide protest movement… What prospects for Egypt and the Arab World?
“Dictators” do not dictate, they obey orders. This is true in Egypt, Tunisia and Algeria.
Dictators are invariably political puppets. Dictators do not decide.
President Hosni Mubarak was a [...]
[ February 5, 2011; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Location: Manitoba Legislature, Winnipeg
Sponsors: Winnipeg Protest for Egypt, Talibet-Knowledge Muslima
Show your support for the struggle of the Egyptian people for democracy. Bring your own placards, flags of Egypt, etc.
By Murray Dobbin, rabble.ca, Jan. 31, 2011
The photographs are as stunning as they are inspiring. The world is now totally focused on the democratic rebellion in Egypt. President Hosni Mubarak, the dictator who Israel relies on for its current unassailable position, sends out the army to deal with demonstrators and what happens? The soldiers, including [...]