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What's at Stake in Wisconsin

Donald Kaul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Donald Kaul

Make no mistake about it: the attack on the public service unions in Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana is the first volley in an all-out war by conservatives on all unions.

Riots, Jobs, and Innovation

Dylan Ratigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dylan Ratigan

With the people of Egypt in open defiance of a corrupt autocratic regime, using new tools of social media to foment a resistance to government tyranny, it's important to understand that innovation isn't just about iPads. It's about freedom.

Egypt Elections

Philip N. Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Philip N. Howard

But Mubarak's real enemy is no longer the Muslim Brotherhood. It is a complex, fractured umbrella group, and the practice of faith and opposition to Mubarak may not be enough to hold it together much longer.

Tomb Of Ancient Scribe Ken-Amun Unearthed In Egypt

AP | HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — The elaborate tomb of an ancient royal scribe has been unearthed in a discovery that will help illuminate the relationship between Egypt...

Dangerous Currents in Palestine

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

The social and economic life in Jerusalem and the West Bank appears to be on a positive upwards trend. Salam Fayyad's government has been successful (...

An Appeal to World Leaders: Protest the Election of Farouk Hosni

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

Farouk Hosni, Egypt's minister of culture and candidate for director-general of UNESCO, threatens the organization's legitimacy, competence and means of action.