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A Social Media Revolution: The Egypt Protests and the Role of New Media

Friday, February 11, 2011

This piece was originally published on the Saxum Perspective Blog.

On June 4, 2009, President Obama gave his famous Cairo speech. Obama has been branded the President of change and with the recent protests in Tunisia, and now Egypt, it’s obvious the Middle East is hungry for change.

In the President’s Cairo speech, he preached about the important pursuit of certain freedoms.

The following is an excerpt from his speech: