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Friday Prayers for Egypt: Party Dynamics

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Party Dynamics

God, Two Egyptian granddaddies are going through growing pains. Both predate the modern state, and are striving to remain relevant. The Muslim Brotherhood is taken over by its youth, who are forcing a revolutionary path. A new statement says resistance is an Islamic obligation, with all means possible to undue the fall of Morsi. There … Continue reading

George Messiha and the Constitutional Assembly

George Messiha and the Constitutional Assembly

From my recent article in Arab West Report: George Messiha is young, an up-and-coming member of the political scene. In an effort to increase the representation of youth and Copts, the ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces appointed him to serve in the elected parliament. After the dissolution of this body by the Supreme … Continue reading