Tag: Mubarak

What Would A Muslim Brotherhood State Have Looked Like?

MPeterson , August 25th, 2017

It’s one of the greatest controversies of the revolution: What would the state overseen by Egypt’s President Morsi have looked like if he had not been ousted in…


What Did Hosni Mubarak Mean By “Democracy”

MPeterson , November 30th, 2016

That democracy means different things to different people is a truism so obvious as to be banal. But the intercultural problem that raises remains perpetually interesting: what do…


Love And Fear in Egypt

MPeterson , August 9th, 2015

Autocratic and democratic regimes are pretty much the same, says Joseph Massad in an article in the journal Public Culture. The chief difference is whether they seek to…