Media Type:

TV Shows


Title

Wael Ghonim's DreamTV Interview - Part 2

Subject

TV interview

Description

Several days before former president Hosni Mubarak stepped down, internet activist, Wael Ghonim, gave this emotional interview to Mona El-Shazly, the host of the popular TV talk show, Ashara al-Masa', on DreamTV, following his release from 11 days of secret detention. During the interview, Ghonim, who became known as the administrator of the We Are All Khaled Said Facebook group, broke down crying as images were shown of those killed during the protests. He was so overcome with emotion that he got up and left the studio. The interview was credited at the time with 'galvanising' protesters.

Creator

Mona El-Shazly
Wael Ghonim

Publisher

Reader Supported News

Date Published

07/02/2011

Rights

Standard YouTube License. This video represents licensed content on YouTube, meaning that the content has been claimed by a YouTube content partner.

Language

Arabic/English

Date Created

10/02/2011

Citation

Mona El-Shazly and Wael Ghonim, “Wael Ghonim's DreamTV Interview - Part 2,” Politics, Popular Culture and the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, accessed September 25, 2022, https://egyptrevolution2011.ac.uk/items/show/264.

Output Formats


Media

Ghonim 1.jpeg

Duration

2m 53s