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Trump, Syria, and the Muslim Brotherhood

In 2012, then-US secretary of State Hillary Clinton was quot­ed…
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في ذكرى مرور 46 عاماً على غيابه... لو عاش جمال عبد الناصر الى عام 1998

يقال أن المطربة السورية الكبيرة أسمهان…
Abdul Hakim Nasser, the son of Gamal Abdul Nasser, greeting Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi.

Remembering Nasser: Arab renaissance to endless war

Forty-six years after the death of Gamal Abdel Nasser on September…
Egyptian President Gamal Abdul Nasser in the 1950s

Sixty years after nationalizing the Suez Canal

On this day exactly sixty years ago, Gamal Abdul Nasser nationalized…
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Are coups always bad?

“Allahu akbar” shouted Syrian and Egyptian soldiers in…
President Gamal Abdul Nasser with Abdul Fattah al-Sisi in the early 1960s.

The Ghost of Gamal Abdul Nasser

A black and white photograph is making the rounds on social…
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Aftershocks of the Egypt Spring hit Syria

The Egyptian elections - just like the revolution last year -…
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What will post-Arab Spring intellectuals write about?

“Ninety years have passed, while we stand tall like electricity…
Leaders of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood in 2011.

Will there be another "spring" in 2061?

On February 12, 1949, two gunmen shot down 43-year-old Muslim…
Saddam Hussein and Husni Mubarak in January 1990.

Revenge or justice for Husni Mubarak

I never imagined a day when I would see Saddam Hussein and…