Friday, July 3,  2020
David R. Ignatius

David R. Ignatius is an American journalist and novelist. He is an Associate Editor and columnist for The Washington Post. He also co-hosts PostGlobal, an online discussion of international issues at The Washington Post's website with Newsweek's Fareed Zakaria. He has authored eight novels, including Body of Lies (2007), which director Ridley Scott adapted into a film in 2008. He has received numerous honors, including the Legion of Honor from the French Republic, the Urbino World Press Award from the Italian Republic, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Committee for Foreign Journalism.


What Happens When the Arab Spring Turns to SummerTo say that there are dangers ahead for Egypt and its neighbors is only to state the obvious. For the historical truth is that although revolutions are always lovable in their infancy, they tend to become less so as they age


There’s No Grey in Our Flag

 “In the land of all black and all white, shouting grey is blasphemy;” and there are 80 million shades of grey in Egypt. Continue Reading

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Editorial – The Nile

It’s simple really, if we don’t save the Nile, everything else we are debating, discussing, arguing about will be irrelevant. Continue Reading

An open letter to Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei

I have the greatest respect and admiration for you. We can never forget that it was your courage and foresight that called for change and a transition...  Continue Reading

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Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahem?

Mish Fahems are stand-alone cartoons interspersed throughout the paper that humorously raise a specific question or point out an apparent contradiction,...  Continue Reading

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