As former president fades, wishful hopes for democracy in the country are also clinging to life.
What a myopic view the Western media and its array of “experts” have concerning the so-called “Arab Spring” — a myopia that naturally metastasizes among the general public. Consider the Libyan crisis. As usual, the focus is entirely on the individual, on the tangible — the now dead Gaddafi — whom all the blame can […]
Our mainstream media and political leaders rolled the dice on Egypt and the Middle East by backing the overthrow of the Mubarak government. They didn’t gamble with their own money though, they gambled with the lives of innocent people throughout the region. Now their recklessness has proven dangerous as the Muslim Brotherhood has finally admitted they are aiming to bring violent extremes of Sharia to the people of Egypt and a sure destruction to relations with Israel.