Excursions on the Middle East, politics, the Levant, Islam in politics, civil society, and courage in the face of unbridled, otherwise unchecked power.
Thursday, June 05, 2014
How long will the honeymoon last in Egypt? Will the security apparatus be able to thwart a divorce?
"Sisi’s gamble requires that he figure out a workable formula for ruling Egypt without the participation of Egyptians, at a historical juncture when Egyptians have become much harder to rule." "Baheyya"