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    twitterHere are some resources compiled by an AROC leader related to the uprisings.
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    What’s happening in Tunisia?
    http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/spotlight/tunisia/2011/01/201114142223827361.html

    What’s happening in Egypt?

    http://motherjones.com/mojo/2011/01/whats-happening-egypt-explained#Feb1

    Translated phone-calls from the people of Egypt, including updates and exclusive interviews (in 5 parts) with Wa’el Ghonim, the Google exec and Egyptian expat who was kidnapped for helping the youth of Egypt communicate to the outside world about the events leading up to the January 25th protests

    http://egypt.alive.in/

    Arab politics, culture, economics and art – you can definitely find some great articles, and it has good updates.

    http://www.jadaliyya.com/

    http://www.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/516/why-mubarak-is-out

    http://www.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/569/egypts-three-revolutions_the-force-of-history-behind-this-popular-uprising

    Updated and live blog starting on January 28th.

    http://blogs.aljazeera.net/middle-east/2011/01/31/live-blog-feb-1-egypt-protests

    Al Jazeera has done an amazing job of covering the Revolution and keepin it televised 24-7.  Here you can see live television, blogs etc.

    http://english.aljazeera.net/

    The role of Imperialism, Colonialism, and Global Capitalism in this Revolution and others!

    http://www.lefteyeonbooks.com/2011/02/from-tiananmen-square-to-tahrir-square/

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    this is democracy!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RtLJpzUp2Z8

    egyptian people have an amazing sense of humor (in case you aren’t blessed to have any in your life that remind you frequently ;)    ….. an exorcism in tahrir square to get mubarak out!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmui6OFgZh8

    Amazing photos and videos – this is a Revolution of the Youth!
    http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/2/8/942194/-Tahrir

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpVyhU6Dbl4&feature=player_embedded

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGCi6CEsc0U

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lS2PIQ7g1KY

    Egypt’s Martyrs.  Up to 300 people who have given their lives for freedom. Allah yer7amhoom.
    http://1000memories.com/egypt

    A powerful video of the Friday morning prayer, which was followed by over 1 million people turning out in Ta7rir Square.  Christians also linked arms to protect Muslims as they prayed.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JbKUFEXxvhY

    An online exhibit displaying art from around the world in support of the recent uprisings in North Africa and the Middle East.

    http://www.heart-of-the-revolution.tumblr.com

    music inspired by the revolution:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCbpiOpLwFg

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=schIdC3LdLk

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-k6kiTz9Vg