Friday, July 13, 2012

Egypt Close to Economic Collapse

Chaos as Clerical Fascist President and Army Fight for Control


Hosni Mubarak's overthrow has been a disaster for Egypt's economy, which is close to collapsing. Read more.

Secular reformers, social democrats and other progressives, Nasserites … all these elements have been shoved to the side or suppressed as the junta and the Islamists, including the Hitler-admiring Muslim Brotherhood and its openly pro-Al Qaeda rivals, the bearded fanatics known as Salafists, struggle for power in the Arab world's most populous nation.

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