WBEZ | uprising http://www.wbez.org/tags/uprising Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Worldview 1.25.12 http://www.wbez.org/episode/worldview-12512 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//episode/images/2012-january/2012-01-25/egypt1.jpg" alt="" /><p><p><em>Worldview</em> delves into the foreign policy dimensions of President Obama’s State of the Union address with <a href="http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/meet_the_staff#14" target="_blank">Uri Friedman</a>. He's associate editor at <em>Foreign Policy</em>. Also, Wael Ghonim has been called the “Facebook freedom fighter” and “the man behind the revolution.” To mark the one-year anniversary of Egypt’s uprising, <em>Worldview</em> talks to Wael. The activist and former Google executive is credited with jump-starting the fall of Hosni Mubarak, Egypt’s 30-year dictator, and creating momentum that spread across the Arab world. His new memoir is <em>Revolution 2.0: The Power of the People is Greater than the People in Power</em>. <a href="http://www.ahmedrehab.com/" target="_blank">Ahmed Rehab</a>, executive director of Chicago’s <a href="http://www.cairchicago.org/" target="_blank">Council on American-Islamic Relations</a>, will also join the conversation.</p></p> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:37:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode/worldview-12512