Freedom of speech makes a brief appearance in Egypt

Journalist Campbell MacDiarmid chronicles the rise and fall of freedom of speech in Egypt, from before the Arab Spring in 2009 through Mohamed Morsi’s reign (2012-2013) until the coup d’état by General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, an event that propelled Campbell and others to leave the country.

Storyteller: Campbell MacDiarmid

Date of Story: 2009- 2013
Location of Story: Cairo, Egypt
Location:  Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan
Date: 31 October, 2015