Coverage of Shubra demo on national unity

Big Pharaoh has great coverage of the national unity demo held yesterday in Shubra by Kifaya & Friends. Nice work.

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I stole this picture from BP's post -- he says:

One of the most refreshing things about today was the support we got from passersby and those who were not part of the demonstration. These ladies from the balcony were waving the Egyptian flag, cheering, and ullulating. That's my favorite picture.
Mine too.

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,