“Women and girls beside boys” in Egypt-El Saadawi

DemocracyNow.org has just interviewed Nawal El Saadawi, political prisoner and exiled from Egypt for years. “Women and girls are, beside the boys, are in the streets,” El Saadawi says.

Egypt: Mubarak names a vicepresident for 1st time

Mubarak has appointed a vicepresident. This is the first time since 1981 when he took power.

Egypt: protesters renew call for Mubarak to resign

DemocracyNow has just published an audio report from Cairo where, reportedly, protesters are asking president Mubarak to resign.