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A secular, non-islamic, non-violent uprising of the people - just drove out a pro-American, pro-Israeli dictator who'd been well lodged in place for 30 straight years. al Qeada's entire raison ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 539 comments on Fri Feb 11, 2011 at 10:20 AM PST with 576 Recommends
You think they're upset? That's an unofficial number, of course. But that's the unofficial number of people who are out protesting against the government of Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 267 comments on Mon Jul 01, 2013 at 04:00 AM PDT with 308 Recommends
Many Americans are outraged that a group of Members of Congress led by Rep. Michele Bachmann are promoting conspiracy theories that U.S. officials who are Muslim-American, including top State ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 51 comments on Wed Aug 01, 2012 at 09:24 AM PDT with 276 Recommends
I was pleasantly surprised yesterday when John McCain rose on the Senate floor to condemn Michelle Bachmann's and several other Republican House members' attacks on Huma Abedin, an aide to Secretary ...
by TomP
Comment Count 115 comments on Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 07:01 AM PDT with 238 Recommends
Yes the title is correct. Just a day after President Obama said: "I don't think we would consider them an ally, but we don't consider them an enemy. They are a new government that is trying to find ...
by bosshogg
Comment Count 159 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 07:48 PM PDT with 181 Recommends
Egypt’s up in flames and my wife and I are staying in today. Our eyes are glued to the TV; switching between CNN International, various Egyptian channels, Al Jazeera (both English and Arabic), ...
by fromegypt
Comment Count 169 comments on Wed Aug 14, 2013 at 06:12 AM PDT with 156 Recommends
Your hair is naked , your arms are naked; according to God’s law, you are naked. Mona Eltahaway, in a New York Times opinion piece today, discusses her history with the hijab. Her family's move ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 71 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 12:28 PM PDT with 99 Recommends
Well, sooner or later, they were bound to be this shameless. Haven’t you wondered who had the idea first to destroy the World Trade Center? Where that idea first was conceived, and how that ...
by Jay Elias
Comment Count 107 comments on Sun Sep 09, 2007 at 05:02 AM PDT with 87 Recommends
There are two groups in conflict. They hate each other. They completely mistrust each other. Right now, they can change the world, or potentially, destroy it. The Muslim Brotherhood managed to eke ...
by agnostic
Comment Count 134 comments on Wed Jul 03, 2013 at 08:43 AM PDT with 82 Recommends
(Don't rec this diary, rec mothership diary by conchita !
by bicycle Hussein paladin
Comment Count 216 comments on Thu Jan 27, 2011 at 06:59 PM PST with 72 Recommends
Egypt’s election commission has announced that Mohammed Morsi, the Muslim Brotherhood candidate, has won the country’s presidential election. In February 2011, I posted the following essay on ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Jun 24, 2012 at 05:42 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
Reuters has just reported the Egyptian Army's investiture of Nobel Peace Prize Winner Mohammed ElBaradi as interim Prime Minister. The Islamist Muslim Brotherhood promises implacable opposition to ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 116 comments on Sat Jul 06, 2013 at 01:19 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
PRA’s groundbreaking exposé of how tax dollars fund anti-Muslim trainings for police and counterterrorism personnel won ...
by LIBERTY BEAT
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Jul 22, 2011 at 11:42 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
Rep. Michele Bachmann, who actually ran for president because Republican standards have gotten just that low. (Gage Skidmore )  Even after spending so much time marveling at Michele Bachmann's ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 116 comments on Wed Jul 11, 2012 at 04:30 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Tearing my eyes away from the Liveblogs wasn't easy, but perhaps like you, I've been worrying in the back of my mind about Egypt. After all that angst, are the youth hanging in there? Is the ...
by Gustogirl
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 06:36 PM PST with 38 Recommends
Guardian live-blog reporting that Dr Mustafa Abushagur is the new Prime Minister of Libya and he has dual citizenship US/Libyan. This may be the best news of today, it's breaking, but this seems to ...
by smiley7
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 02:44 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Egypt continues to be an important place to watch in the mosaic of political upheavals that are sweeping across the Middle East and North Africa. It managed to navigate through a mass movement that ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Apr 06, 2011 at 10:41 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Everyone has an opinion about what the future of Egypt will be, and to some degree or another everyone is likely to be wrong. Oh sure there will be some who have the outlines correct but it is all ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Feb 01, 2011 at 06:34 AM PST with 32 Recommends
Some major questions about the course of politics in Egypt during its transitional period are now being raised. Last Saturday the voters went to the polls and passed a series of 9 constitutional ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 11:04 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Please take some time to read through this breaking story from Sy Hersh: To undermine Iran, which is ...
by topdog08
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Feb 25, 2007 at 05:31 AM PST with 27 Recommends