All posts tagged: Mubarak

On the Events in Egypt

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Cultural Politics / East Asian modernity / EU-East Asia relations / French / 新闻自由

I ride a train some mornings, hurtling south in darkness toward the port of Tacoma, past shadowed bridges, around fields glazed with frost, through tentative and unheard bird songs.  Today, for the first time this winter, the journey ended as a portent of a sunrise began to glow behind the mountain screen in the East. After the burning oil wells and wrenchingly uniform destruction of 2010, the year of 2011 is already ablaze with an […]