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Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 9:32 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Democracy Activist Wael Ghonim Joins Google Ventures

Democracy Activist Wael Ghonim Joins Google Ventures

Wael Ghoni, the Google executive who helped run the 2010 Egyptian revolution, is now an entrepreneur-in-residence at Google Ventures. Read »

Thursday, Oct 13, 2011 at 8:37 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Revolution: Egyptian Activists Up for Nobel Peace Prize

Facebook Revolution: Egyptian Activists Up for Nobel Peace Prize

Esraa Abdel Fattah and Wael Ghonim, who organized Egyptian protests on Facebook, are both nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize. Read »

Monday, Oct 3, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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By Sajid Farooq

Google Bus Looking for Talent in Egypt

Google Bus Looking for Talent in Egypt

Not only did Wael Ghonim help spark a political revolution in Egypt but it appears the former Google employee may have peaked his company's interest in his home country. Read »

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 6:15 PM
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By Sajid Farooq

Revolution 2.0 Gets a Publisher

Revolution 2.0 Gets a Publisher

What does one do after taking a leave of absence from Google to incite a popular revolution in the Middle East? Read »

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 6:15 PM
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By Sajid Farooq

Zuckerberg, Page on Time's Most Influential List

Zuckerberg, Page on Time's Most Influential List

Wael Ghonim may not have fulfilled his dream of meeting Mark Zuckerberg yet but the face of the Egyptian revolution is now officially forever immortalized with him. Read »

Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:32 AM
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By Sajid Farooq

Wael Ghonim Credits Google for Securing His Freedom

Wael Ghonim Credits Google for Securing His Freedom

Says company's PR campaign got him a get-out-of-jail card. Read »

Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:32 AM
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By Sajid Farooq

Organizer of "Revolution 2.0" Wants to Meet Mark Zuckerberg

Organizer of "Revolution 2.0" Wants to Meet Mark Zuckerberg

The Egyptian revolution was televised thanks in large part to social networking. Read »

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