All of them have one common denominator, which is injustice, social injustice. All of those regimes had privileged certain groups in society and amassed wealth through illegal means like corruption...The people needed to be the rulers, not the other way around. If Tunisia did it, why shouldn't we do it?
— Walid Al-Saqaf, founder and administrator of Yemen Portal, speaking about protest in Yemen and the rest of the Arab world on The Brian Lehrer Show
Walid Al-Saqaf, anti-censorship cyberactivist and the founder and administrator of Yemen Portal, a news and multi-content aggregator focused on Yemeni news, talks about the protest in Yemen and his own free speech advocacy.