Posts Tagged: Egypt
A rundown of how Obama failed to address Egyptian and Saudi repression in his address to the Muslim world.
Obama's historic speech in Cairo marked a new beginning, but it will take action to translate his new vision into a reality.
Obama failed to address Egyptian and Saudi repression in his address to the Muslim world.
The presidential candidate has many questions to answer about the taxpayer-funded organization.
While much of the world is focused on Bush's attempts to demonize and isolate Iran, the Islamic Republic is forging new ties with an unlikely partner, Egypt.
To contain Iran, the administration is on the verge of upping the arms ante in the Middle East, and the Dems are giving it a pass.
Like a gambling addict who has to keep betting more to cover his previous losses, the Bush administration's recently announced plan to provide some $65 billion worth of advanced weapons to Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Israel over the next 10 years represents a reckless, poorly considered attempt to mitigate the consequences of its ill considered invasion of Iraq.
Contrary to the stated aspirations of Washington hawks, the Iraq War has dealt a body blow to the many Middle Eastern activists working for democracy and peace. On these grounds alone, the war has been an unmitigated disaster.