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Egypt Crisis: Humanity and Logic, Not Found

Assya Moussaid | Posted 11.05.2013 | World
Assya Moussaid

The sight of humans getting sniped and shot in the head, a man crying over his wife's corpse, tens of corpses pushed by a bulldozer with the rest of t...

Morsi Supporters Prepare For Confrontation

Reuters | Posted 10.02.2013 | World

* After backing govt, US signals mediation bid with Arab states * Government must let protesters demonstrate in peace-Kerry ...

Journalism 101... for Professor Marc Lynch

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 09.30.2013 | Media
Faisal J. Abbas

Journalists are not beauticians. It is not our job to airbrush or sanitize an opinion, but to make people aware of what is being said -- warts and all -- in a language they can understand.

Was Morsi Egypt's Nixon?

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 09.15.2013 | World
Faisal J. Abbas

Former U.S. President Richard Nixon and his ousted Egyptian counterpart Mohamed Morsi may not have much in common at first glance, but during their periods in office they both clashed with the judiciary, and this ultimately led to their downfalls.

U.S. Calls On Egypt To Release Morsi

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, July 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Friday that it agreed with a German call for deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mo...

Morsi In 'Safe Place'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.09.2013 | World

Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi is in a "safe place" following his overthrow by the military, a foreign ministry spokesman told reporters on W...

The Balance of Power: Egypt, the Brotherhood and the Regional Dynamics Beyond Morsi

Michael Kay | Posted 09.08.2013 | World
Michael Kay

Being Egypt's first freely elected President and overturned by its own Army just a year later will not instill confidence in the International Community for future Syrian political initiatives

U.S. Very Concerned About Egypt Crisis

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, July 3 (Reuters) - The United States is 'very concerned' about the situation in Egypt, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday of th...

Egypt's Army, President Prepare For Showdown

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

By Tom Perry and Maggie Fick CAIRO, July 3 (Reuters) - Egypt's army commander and Islamist President Mohamed Morsi each pledged to die...

Egypt's Protests In 90 Seconds

Posted 06.28.2013 | World

Egypt is holding its breath as opponents and supporters of President Mohammed Morsi clashed in several cities on Friday. Opposition groups have announ...

Egypt's Highest Court Suspends Work Indefinitely

Reuters | Posted 12.03.2012 | World

By Tamim Elyan and Tom Perry CAIRO, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Protests by Islamists allied to President Mohamed Mursi forced Egypt's highest court to adjou...

Advice to the Sphinx: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid

Kelly James Clark | Posted 01.28.2013 | World
Kelly James Clark

Misdirected religious fervor can destroy priceless relics just about anywhere. So it's not surprising that an Egyptian sheik would find a convenient target in his own backyard. Given the size and status of the Sphinx and the Pyramids, they afford a convenient target.

Morsi Opponents Clash With Police In Massive Rally

Reuters | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

By Edmund Blair and Tamim Elyan CAIRO, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Opponents of President Mohamed Mursi clashed with Cairo police on Tuesday as...

Morsi Decree Should Only Have Limited Use, Judicial Council Says

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2013 | World

Nov 25 (Reuters) - Egypt's highest judicial authority said a decree issued by President Mohamed Mursi and which shields his decisions from judicial re...

Egypt Presidency: Morsi Decree 'Temporary'

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2013 | World

CAIRO, Nov 25 (Reuters) - The Egyptian presidency said on Sunday it was committed to engaging "all political forces" to reach common ground on the con...

The Arab Spring's Islamist Inheritors

Michael Brenner | Posted 11.10.2012 | World
Michael Brenner

The rise of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt challenges the pillars of Saudi strategy in the Middle East while posing a dilemma for the United States. The two partners have devised a response whose centerpiece is an understanding with the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood as to the terms of what amounts to "peaceful coexistence."

Natural Fashion; Infighting Among the Art World's One Percent Continues

Jane Chafin | Posted 03.05.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

Silvester believes that the absence of mirrors, until very recently, may have contributed to the freedom of the tribes' creativity. There was no self reflection, only the approval (or disapproval) of others in the tribe.