Contesting Egypt’s post Revolution Identity

  • The State must bow to the people: Egypt’s Revolutionary icon Ahmed Harara (http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/86921.aspx)                                                                    “Harara, a former dentist who is now a full-time rights lobbyist, is working with a group of associates through the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) to ensure that individuals with special needs are granted rights in the new constitution which is currently being drafted. … “I am not alone, and I am not defeated and I am not giving up before I see a state, with all its institutions with no single exception, bowing to the people,” Harara said.”
  • Brotherhood Protestors are useless: Jihad Movement leader (http://www.egyptindependent.com/news/brotherhood-protests-are-useless-jihad-movement-leader)
  • Competing claims for Tahrir as clashes mark Mohamed Mahmoud (http://www.egyptindependent.com/news/update-competing-claims-tahrir-clashes-mark-mohamed-mahmoud)
  • French Connection: members of the constitution writing committee envisage a mixed presidential/parliamentary system (Members of the constitution writing committee envisage a mixed presidential/parliamentary system)
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About angelajoya

Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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