[Media Report] Dank Egypt Campaign Against Poverty 9/9/14

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On September 9th, an Egyptian movement calling itself “Dank“-Arabic for extreme poverty, held demonstrations across the country.

A recent piece by Ahram Online  revealed that a month ago Dank started as a social media campaign calling for protests “against the increasingly high cost of life in the country and deteriorating public services.”

Follow Dank:
twitter.com/DankEgy
facebook.com/DankEgy
youtube.com/user/DankEgy

 

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They eat delicacies & chicken, whilst we’re dizzy with beans”

 

Graffiti linked to Dank:

 

Security forces preparing for the day of protests:

 

“Against injustice, against corruption”

“Against injustice, against corruption”

 

Alexandria:

“Everything is going up” Alex protests now rejecting rising prices, corruption, poverty & injustice

“Everything is going up” Alex protests now rejecting rising prices, corruption, poverty & injustice

 

Beni Suef:

 

Buheira:

 

Cairo:

 

Daqahliya:

 

Damanhour:

 

Dumyat:
Dumyat

 

Fayoum:

 

Maragha:

 

Matariya:
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Mohandeseen:
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Port Said:

The pasha sits under the AC while we are humiliated for a loaf of bread

The pasha sits under the AC while we are humiliated for a loaf of bread

 

Sharqiya:

I won't be silent

I won’t be silent.

 

Translations by: @kelo3adi

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