Posts Tagged: Muslim Brotherhood
Egypt's presidential election ought to be celebrated as a great success for the forces of democracy in Egypt and the Arab world.
Have conservatives ever met a junta they didn't like?
Al Qaeda never met a conflict it didn't like.
The victory of Islamists in Egypt is a victory for democracy.
After Islamist parties won three elections in a row, Chicken Littles threw up their hands in horror.
In our special focus on Islamophobia, FPIF talks to Middle East specialist Phyllis Bennis.
Meanwhile, Israel's support for Mubarak adds fuel to protesting Egyptians' fire.
For its strains of homophobia and anti-Semitism, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood wouldn't get my vote, but for its fight against both religious extremism and secular authoritarianism it gets my respect.
Will Tunisia be the beginning of the Arab world's 1989?
The United States has a real opportunity to encourage Islamists to express their frustrations through peaceful means.