Wael Ghonim tweets:
Once again, this is wrong. This implies that the revolution was “organized” and orchestrated from the start by the internet activists, which is not true.
Hossam el-Hamalawy is an Egyptian socialist, journalist, and photographer. Visit his blog: <www.arabawy.org>. Follow Hossam el-Hamalawy at <twitter.com/3arabawy>. This note was first published in his blog on 14 February 2011 under a Creative Commons license. Cf. Mélanie Souad and Kevin Vay, “Revolution 2.0: Interview with Hossam el-Hamalawy” (MRZine, 8 February 2011); Hossam el-Hamalawy, “About Wael Ghonim” (MRZine, 12 February 2011).