Jan 17, 2012 — The young Egyptian who became one of the faces of the Arab Spring says much more needs to be done to bring democracy to his country, but much has also already been achieved.
Apr 21, 2011 — The young Egyptian became for many the face of the protests that toppled President Hosni Mubarak's regime. Others on Time's list include WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and Tiger Mother author Amy Chua.
Feb 10, 2011 — Warnings from Egypt's vice president and foreign minister, and reports about the military allegedly torturing some people, have protesters worried.
Feb 9, 2011 — The crisis, in its 16th day, continues. Along with the protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square, there are reports of labor strikes in several places.
Feb 9, 2011 — It's not clear that he wants the mantle of leadership, but many of Egypt's anti-government demonstrators would like to see the Google executive take on that role.
Feb 8, 2011 — Wael Ghonim's emotional appearance on TV after spending 12 days in custody has given the movement added momentum. Today's anti-government turnout was among the largest since demonstrations began.
Feb 7, 2011 — But accounts still differ on his status. The Google executive and political activist hasn't been heard from in more than a week.