13 Feb '11, 5am

"I remember when we met in Cairo when you hosted us to a party at your home last year, you had said that free and...

"I remember when we met in Cairo when you hosted us to a party at your home last year, you had said that free and...

How are you? I hope you are well with all the tumultuous events that have taken place in your country over the last few days. More importantly I rejoice with your people the freedom they have claimed for themselves by the toppling of Mr Hosni Mubarak. The Egyptian people today stand tall and proud for they have changed not just your country but the world as well. I remember when we met in Cairo when you hosted us to a party at your home in 2009, you had said that free and fair elections in Egypt won't come about until the government is forced to hold one, and that in order to force free and fair elections Egyptians needed to defy the repressive laws through civil disobedience or nonviolent action. How true your words have become. Despotic regimes never voluntarily give up their stranglehold on power by holding free and fair elections. I have quickly learned that democracy ...

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