Topic: Ahmed Maher
On Saturday a Cairo court dismissed a lawsuit against the popular Egyptian comedy show by satirist Bassem Youssef. Youssef has been under fire for criticizing Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi.
Egyptians took the the polls today in the first competitive presidential election in a lifetime, brought on by last year's populist uprising.
Some think expectations may be too high for the new president.
01/21/2009 12:00 am
Last week, police arrested Ahmed Maher and about 14 other online critics who had organized through the social networking website.
07/30/2008 01:00 am
Ahmed Maher says he was arrested and tortured by Egyptian authorities for starting a group on the popular social-networking site that was intended to support a nationwide strike.
07/07/2008 01:00 am