Item Archive: Tahrir Square
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Sign the INTERNATIONAL APPEAL against Torture, Beatings and Prison for Galal El-Behairy re Ramy Essam’s “Balaha”. #FreeGalal!
#FreeGalal #PrisonersofBalaha Read the press release Arabic (Pdf) After the release of Ramy Essam’s latest song and music video Balaha, the author of the lyrics Galal El-Behairy was arrested, beaten and tortured. A warrant for the arrest of Ramy Essam … Continue reading
Posted in Campaigns, Map, Press, Timeline, Uncategorized Tagged 15m, arab spring, artsits at risk international appeal, back to the square 2, balaha, Egypt, egyptian regime, Egyptian revolution, freedom of expression, freegalal, freeprisonersofbalaha, hasel, international appeal, libertad de expresion, perpetual mobile, perpetuum mobile, president sisi, Ramy Essam, Tahrir Square, tarnac, terrorism, terrorismo de estado, torture, valtonyc, zad
On The Move / Safe Haven Resident: Ramy Essam
Ramy Essam (born 1987 in Mansoura, Egypt, and currently based in Malmö, Sweden) is a musician known as the “singer of Tahrir Square” during the 2011 Egyptian revolution. The song “Erhal” (Leave), in which Mubarak was urged to resign, became known … Continue reading
Posted in Artists at Risk (AR) Tagged activism, artists at risk, Checkpoint Helsinki, Egypt, Egyptian revolution, Erhal, helsinki, Malmo, perpetuum mobile, Rami Essam, Tahrir Square, To The Square 2