Live Tweeting the Election – Nov 8, 2016

 Well here's a new thing I'm trying! I knew I'd be live-tweeting the election and ensuing results - now you can follow my tweets here in this blog post! It'll be all curated here, which is great if you're not one to be on Twitter (because frankly, it's not a very nice place at times!). So bookmark this link and follow the fun about what my 13-year-old daughter says on election night (her comments this year throughout the debate has had me in stitches), political commentary, … [Read more...]

One Year Later, the Revolution is Not Complete in Tahrir Square

January 25, 2012 -- They are gathering in Tahrir Square today.Egyptians, journalists, and others gathered and marched and protested, one year ago today, in an epic citizen-driven Egyptian revolution that ended in the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak.But really, it didn’t end there. In the year since, revolutions have engulfed nearly the entire Arab world, starting in Tunisia, grabbing the world stage in Egypt and Tahrir, and continuing on to Libya, Syria, Bahrain, and others. The m … [Read more...]