Egypt

egypt tahir square by Maggie Osama on Flickr under CC license

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Trapped outside politics: Egyptian independent unions’ democratising dilemma
Egyptian workers mach to Shura Council on May Day 2013 by Gigi Ibrahim with CC licence from Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/gigiibrahim/8719325837/in/photolist-ehuPN6-ehACEU-ehuESe-ehAtkm-ehuTqc-ehAyMY-ehuKUR-ehAAxE-ehAFb5-5RdRHz-5hw79G-5hwguC-5hwVW5-axhnAh-5hrGhX-5hwbxo-5hwmfs-6iyMJC-6iuFdP-5hufCM-5hwxJ3-9icwNv-7QQzTt-7Y1Sd5-9hUgtg-9hUeMR-6uiMHf-6uiKzj-9icL8D-kiPm9T-9hXiMA-9hXeCY-9hUbNK-6ueLxi-4XqbDz-4Xuj47-4XtMVB-4Xq7Kn-7VP8Ko-7Yo65S-7XY4A8-6uj21U-6uiZTq-6uiW99-6ueJNP-6ueNtV-6ueLFR-6ueRY6-6ueSoK-8RubeH Kristian Takvam Kindt 17 July 2014
Currently the independent trade union movement is one of the most active forces in Egyptian civil society. Since the 2011 revolution, on average three strikes per day... more  
The Egyptian conundrum
Celebrations as Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi announced Egypt's president by Jonathan Rashad with CC license from Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/drumzo/7435405600/in/photolist-fw8UVe-fw94i4-4nXvyq-fw8Xer-bygpJs-fwofSj-9moxrU-bBCL9k-fv3Z2v-bmBPWn-ck3o9U-ck3oD3-dzebF9-ck3p3h-fw9atB-2kugXz-eYW2tu-fusKGy-fud69v-fudvpF-fudski-fusQgj-fud6Qg-fv3Yp4-eZ188X-bmB5Hp-ck3hL1-byh1eq-eZg4ih-eZcRX3-eYZnve-eZgbu7-eZ2QUD-eZ2cTr-eZ46Wk-eZ4292-eZ5zvp-eZ1Esz-eZ4ict-eZ2188-eYZ1at-eZ3HBR-eZiaZQ-eZ5EMz-eZ6DiT-f5gdft-dg3H5K-ck3opC-eZ26hn-eYW39E Rabab el-Mahdi 21 May 2014
The puzzle of Egypt’s apparently wild swings from the Mubarak regime to a Muslim Brotherhood government and then back to a military dictatorship have been manipulated... more  
Egypt’s 3G problem
EGYPT-POLITICS-UNREST by Globovisión with cc license from Flickr Rabab el-Mahdi 16 August 2013
Egypt is facing a crisis of governance, governability and governmentality, of which the recent ouster of Muhammad Mursi is merely a manifestation. The question the cou... more  
The expectation gap: delivering justice and accountability in post-Mubarak Egypt
Judy Barsalou , Barry Knight 20 November 2012
Even the most optimistic observers agree that Egypt’s transition has yet to produce tangible improvements in the things that matter most to Egyptians: a better economy... more  
Salvaging Sinai
Bedouin seige of north camp, Sinai March 2012 by Prince Roy under CC licence on Flickr Nicolas Pelham 1 November 2012
The August 5th 2012 attack that killed 16 Egyptian soldiers in the nexus where Gaza, Egypt and Israel meet has spurred Egypt’s greatest effort to reassert its authorit... more  
Sinai moves to centre-stage
Sinai - Ain Khudra 51 by Fr. Bessonnet Geoffrey Aronson 30 August 2012
For more than 30 years, the Sinai peninsula was a stable security backwater, but now it is increasingly unstable. The transformations taking place there are harbingers... more  
Transitional justice in Egypt: one step forward, two steps back
IMG 6514 by Mosa'aberising Judy Barsalou 12 June 2012
The dominance of neo-patriarchal, semi-authoritarian regimes with little interest in justice, accountability or other values associated with democratic governance has... more  
The salafis are coming – but where are they going?
Tahrir square by Mohammad A. Hamama, A reflected version! Jacob Høigilt 4 July 2011
The Salafist movement has recently become a political actor in post-revolutionary Egypt but, despite intense media attention and serious sectarian incidents, its polit... more  

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