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What did Ivanka Trump write?

The controversy raised by Ivanka Trump’s comments about Goya Foods last week comes in the context of a deeper issue...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 3 weeks ago

Trump, Israel, and American Jews

Trump signed a new executive order sparking controversy among supporters of the Palestinian cause in the US, with the toughest...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 8 months ago

Either national independence or missions

The Egyptian media assumes that the United States, which adopts a sweeping attitude of hostility towards the political system in...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 7 years ago

Dear Washington: We've had a revolution

It seems that many American policy-makers and think tanks are unaware that Egypt has had a revolution. Even after the...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 9 years ago

Whose ‘civil state’?

It appears we need to agree not only on major issues of controversy, but also on the meanings of the...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 9 years ago

Obama and post-revolution Egypt

Obama’s speech to the Arab world last week was marked by an interesting paradox. On the one hand, the tone...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 9 years ago

Buying the People’s Assembly

Last week, at a meeting I was invited to with the liberal Democratic Front Party, a young party member demanded...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 9 years ago

The Tunisian message

Last week’s events raised a number of paradoxes that are worth reflecting on. While economy pages, especially in Egyptian state-run...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 10 years ago

ElBaradei’s miscalculations

Dr. Mohammed ElBaradei deserves a great deal of respect for his insistence on expressing his support for his fellow Egyptians who...

Manar el-Shorbagy Manar el-Shorbagy 10 years ago