The Pharaoh Is Dead, Long Live the Pharaoh?


Mubarak is gone, but Egypt’s transition to democracy is far from ensured.

“Call me a party pooper, but I do not see Mubarak’s resignation necessarily good news at this point for the opposition,” said Nathan J. Brown, a leading scholar of Arab political systems. “They got what they said they wanted, but this is not a transition yet. It could still be a kinder, gentler Algeria.” (Foreign Policy)

But let’s don’t rain on Egypt youth’s parade, at least for few days, they deserved this joy…

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