From the Editors
AbdelRahman Mansour and Linda Herrera
Hisham Kassem is one of the most respected publishers and democracy advocates in Egypt. He spoke with Linda Herrera (Co-Editor of Jadaliyya's On Media and Reporting page) and AbdelRahman Mansour (activist and new media journalist) about why he left his position as publisher at Al-Masry al-Youm, on media coverage of the revolution, on social media as a game changer, and his new media venture, Al Gomhouriya al-Gadida. The interview took place in ...Keep Reading »
AbdelRahman Mansour is an activist, new media journalist, and co- founder and co-administrator of the "Kulina Khaled Said" (We Are All Khlaed Said) Facebook Page.
Linda Herrera is Co-Editor of Jadaliyya's Media Page and Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Policy, Organization and Leadership at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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