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Egypt in Crisis: 10 Observations

Feisal G. Mohamed | Posted 10.17.2013 | World
Feisal G. Mohamed

It's difficult to come to some understanding of the landscape of current politics in Egypt and predicting where the country might go next. The following observations hope to shed some light on that very complex and confused landscape.

Crocodile's Coup: Sobek Reincarnated

Mohammed Khalid Alyahya | Posted 09.28.2013 | World
Mohammed Khalid Alyahya

General Sisi's attempt to exchange favors with the Egyptian people is telling of more than SCAF's tyranny; it shows a glimpse of the dynamics of SCAF's relationship with the Egyptian people, and SCAF's perceived narrative of the revolution.

Egypt: A Time for Heroes

John Graham | Posted 08.31.2013 | World
John Graham

It will take courage, patience, smarts -- and a flood of examples of heroes acting bravely for a common good. Let the politicians learn from the people. Egyptians need to get this right. And they don't have a lot of time.

Choosing Between Evils: Egyptians Realize Gravity of What Is Coming and Yet March Ahead

Wael Nawara | Posted 08.31.2013 | World
Wael Nawara

"Having signed the petition, are you not afraid that a civil war could erupt in Egypt if Morsi is removed?" I asked my taxi driver. He replied: "I am afraid. I am very afraid. But I am afraid more that there would be no Egypt left if the Brothers stay in power."

New Threat to Egyptian Democracy

John L. Esposito | Posted 08.20.2013 | World
John L. Esposito

The response of an outraged opposition ought to be recourse to the democratic process, not calls to topple the first democratically elected government in Egypt's history.