Ellen Knickmeyer

Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

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Grantee at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and a contributor to Foreign Policy magazine

Ellen Knickmeyer on KCRW

Arab women have been a big factor in the Arab spring, as one Egyptian put it to the Economist magazine, " throwing stones, moving dead bodies ."

Revolution and Women's Rights in the Arab World

Arab women have been a big factor in the Arab spring, as one Egyptian put it to the Economist magazine, " throwing stones, moving dead bodies ."

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In Egypt tonight, tens of thousands of protesters defied both tear gas and an official curfew imposed in Alexandria, Suez, Cairo and other parts of the country.

History in the Making on the Streets of Egypt

In Egypt tonight, tens of thousands of protesters defied both tear gas and an official curfew imposed in Alexandria, Suez, Cairo and other parts of the country.

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