The events of June 30 demonstrate that without a strong alternative to a military dominated state or one co-opted by the Muslim Brotherhood, unrest will continue.
Beyond their threat to Egypt’s stability, Jihadi groups in the Sinai jeopardize mainstream Salafis’ political future.
The Muslim Brotherhood has locked horns in a struggle with country's judiciary that veers between full confrontation and guarded accommodation.
The recent student union elections are being viewed as a forecasting tool for the country’s upcoming parliamentary elections.
The country’s economic problems will hardly be solved by IMF emphasis on austerity.
Egypt’s foreign reserves are key to understanding its post-uprising economic issues.
How Egyptians approach the process of reconciling with remnants of the old regime could have major long-term implications for the country.
Post-uprising, gender discrimination in the workplace is still rampant in Egypt.
Rumors of Al-Sisi’s dismissal are only the latest symptoms of dysfunction between Egypt’s president and its military.
Egypt’s most prestigious Islamic institution should fight for its autonomy—but stay out of politics.
On the second anniversary of the January 25 revolution, Egypt’s post-Mubarak economic situation does not look reassuring.
The Muslim Brotherhood is increasingly relying on divisive tactics. But will this help them conquer Egyptian politics or does it risk alienating more people?
The women's movement in Egypt has long depended on the presence of a strong patron from the elite. With that gone, how will it fare?
The future of the Egyptian workers’ movement under the new constitution is uncertain.
Egypt’s draft constitution proposes a semi-presidential system that risks creating an extremely powerful executive branch.
Changing the US-Egypt aid relationship will prove fraught with complexity given the difficult history.
The judiciary’s struggles are likely to feature unexpected iterations of the older concerns over autonomy and authority.
Negotiations over Egypt’s electoral law will be the first test of the constitution’s durability.
Morsi squeaked by in the presidential elections, but what do the votes actually say?
No matter who the new Egyptian president is, he will face a daunting challenge: defusing the country's looming fiscal crisis. What options will he have, and where will the money come from?