US Indymedia Global Indymedia Publish About us
Printed from Boston IMC : http://boston.indymedia.org/
Boston.Indymedia
IVAW Winter Soldier

Winter Soldier
Testimonies
Brad Presente

Other Local News

Spare Change News
Open Media Boston
Somerville Voices
Cradle of Liberty
The Sword and Shield

Local Radio Shows

WMBR 88.1 FM
What's Left
WEDS at 8:00 pm
Local Edition
FRI (alt) at 5:30 pm

WMFO 91.5 FM
Socialist Alternative
SUN 11:00 am

WZBC 90.3 FM
Sounds of Dissent
SAT at 11:00 am
Truth and Justice Radio
SUN at 6:00 am

Create account Log in
Comment on this feature | Email this feature | Printer-friendly version
News :: Human Rights
video-photos: Egypt Solidarity Rally-Boston Feb. 5, 2011
06 Feb 2011
Hundreds gathered in Boston today to support Egypt's call for freedom.
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (54).jpg
Copley Square, Boston-Feb. 5, 2011:
Hundreds of pro-freedom activists gathered to support Egypt in its call for freedom and democracy and an end to Pres. Mubarak's tyrannical rule.
Activists in Boston rallied in Copley Sq. to hear pro-democracy speakers, calling for Mubarak's immediate removal from office and a new wave of freedom for the Egyptian people. Speakers were also critical of the US role in Egypt, supplying 1 1/2 billion dollars in aid yearly to the Mubarak regime.Pres. Obama was also criticized for his failure to call for Mubarak's immediate resignation.
Despite the cold february weather and piles of snow, protesters were energetic and spirited in conveying the call for Egypt's freedom.
This was the third Egypt rally in the area in one week; the first 2 were in Harvard Square, Cambridge, last sat. and yesterday feb. 4.

to see video of the feb. 5 protest, click on this link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_IbhImpmCGQ

to view more photos, click on:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/protestphotos1/sets/72157625984207068/detai/
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (60).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (70).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (72).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (65).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (73).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (75).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (86).jpg
1-2nd egypt protest-boston-2-5-11 (90).jpg
See also:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_IbhImpmCGQ
http://www.flickr.com/photos/protestphotos1/sets/72157625984207068/detail/
Add a quick comment
Title
Your name Your email

Comment

Text Format
Anti-spam Enter the following number into the box:
To add more detailed comments, or to upload files, see the full comment form.