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Getting a job and children prospering in education

The Baseera Center is currently considered one of the most important research centers in Egypt, although there are other research...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 8 months ago

Boycott, the overwhelming vote in the parliamentary elections

Without coordination, two-thirds of the voters had silently sent a resounding message to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi by refraining from...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 3 years ago

My friend the great thinker pines for dictatorship

After the first round of the parliamentary elections I asked my friend, who is usually referred to in the press...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 3 years ago

From Tokyo and Tehran to Athens, Washington and the bitter medicine

During just one week (July 11-17, 2015), the parliaments of four countries around the world took difficult and controversial fateful...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 3 years ago

Beware of the garbage collectors’ war against the state and society

A few weeks ago, former Justice Minister Mahfouz Saber said the sons of garbage collectors cannot work for the prosecution,...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 3 years ago

Local representation: Let’s elect our own governors

In his article in Al-Masry Al-Youm on 13 January 2015, columnist Suleiman Gouda criticized the method by which governors are...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 4 years ago

Shall we charge Sisi with receiving funds from abroad?

On Friday, 7 November 2014, I watched in the evening a talk show in which the host and her two...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 4 years ago

Egyptians would do anything for Sisi

I find the Egyptian proverb that means to say that your enemy will pick on you while your friend would...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 4 years ago

Has Egypt become a police state?

All dictatorships throughout history have relied on the ruthless support of security apparatuses. The situation in Egypt from the late...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 8 years ago

Does ElBaradei have a Plan B?

Mohamed ElBaradei visited the United States last week and spoke at two universities where I teach, Harvard and Tufts, in...

Saad el-Din Ibrahim Saad el-Din Ibrahim 9 years ago