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Recovering History from the Memory Hole Rowan Wolf oday (June 8) is the anniversary of the 1967 attack on the USS Liberty, a Navy spy ship that was intentionally attacked by Israel during the Six Days War. The official story was that the Liberty wasREAD ON
Alex Kane / AlterNet Why are these Western leaders backing Sisi’s brutal rule? n May 16, an Egyptian court sentenced Mohamed Morsi, the first democratically elected president of Egypt, to death. The Islamist former president, who came out of the Muslim Brotherhood movement, was convicted of escapingREAD ON
By Thomas Gaist Washington’s client in Egypt, brutal strongman Abdelfatah Khalil al-Sisi, also a favorite of Israel. (Credit: Thiery Ehrmann, flickr) gyptian Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim personally called for the use of automatic weapons against protestors, according to recordings obtained by Al Jazeera this week. HeREAD ON
By Gary Corseri “The heart of love that breaks apart the drone, propelled by a slingshot converted into a peace-making tool, points all of us in a direction, sorely needed, that aims to abolish war.” —Kathy Kelly “They shall beat their swords into plowshares, andREAD ON
Egypt’s Illegitimate President By Stephen Gowans, Founding editor, What’s Left Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the former head of the military that overthrew Egypt’s legitimately elected president Mohammed Morsi in a 2013 coup d’état, is almost certain to win a landslide victory in today’s presidential election. Sisi’sREAD ON
Written by Eric Walberg Эрик Вальберг/ Уолберг إيريك ولبر Tuesday, 15 October 2013 19:10 The Pinochet-style coup in Egypt in July 2013, 40 years after the Chilean coup, gives pause to reconsider Islamic political strategy. It took Chile 25 year before Pinochet was arrested (ironically,READ ON
Battleground Cairo by ANDRE VLTCHEK Cairo Instead of passion and hope, all there is left on the streets of Cairo is depressing defeatism, frustration and hate.