Lia Mendez

Ex-Diputada de Capital Federal y ex-candidata a la Presidencia de la República por el Partido Humanista de Argentina.

Long live the people of Egypt!

After 18 days of the popular uprising, Mubarak resigned and fled the country. Egypt displayed the greatest expression of the strength of non-violence. Some nay-sayers, who were more interested in silencing the mass movement with gunfire rather than avoiding bloodshed, were announcing “civil war” . No bloodshed occurred.