Wave of Change: Nicholas Kristof from the Cairo Protests, How the Egyptian Military Differs From the Police

A new podcast from PRI and WNYC's The Takeaway

Tuesday, February 01, 2011 - 03:47 PM

A youth waves Egyptian flags from a lamp post in Tahrir Square on February 1, 2011 in Cairo, Egypt. A youth waves Egyptian flags from a lamp post in Tahrir Square on February 1, 2011 in Cairo, Egypt. (Getty Images)

Welcome to the premier edition of a brand new special podcast from The Takeaway, covering the mass protests in Egypt and its consequences for the wider Arab World.

This episode features a recap of the day's events with New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof; a "face in the crowd" interview with Egyptian actor and protester Amr Waked; a deep look at the difference between the police and the Army in Egypt and a Takeaway from this morning's show.

Guests:

Nicholas Kristof and Amr Waked

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