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From Tahrir to Wall Street: Egyptian Activist Asmaa Mahfouz Speaks at Occupy Wall Street

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Published on Oct 25, 2011

www.DemocracyNow.org - Occupy Wall Street's received a surprise visit Monday from several leading Egyptian activists, including 26-year-old Asmaa Mahfouz. She is one of the founders of the April 6 Youth Movement, which is the group credited with helping to organize the January 25 protests that eventually toppled he regime of former president, Hosni Mubarak. Prior to the protest in January, Mahfouz recorded a YouTube video urging people to fill Tahrir Square. Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman spoke to her at Occupy Wall Street. "Many of U.S. residents were in solidarity with us," Mahfouz said. "I am here to be in solidarity and support the Wall Street Occupy protesters, to say to them, 'power to the people' and to keep it on and on and they will succeed in the end."

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