Wednesday, September 21, 2005

No 'Turning Back' in Egypt

A new article from the Washington Post by David Ignatius on Egypt's reform"

"This used to be a country where people were very careful about what they said in public. It was basically a one-party state, and the price of keeping your job -- and sometimes of staying out of prison -- was to stay safely within the unwritten but universally recognized red lines. The state-run Egyptian press was often the worst offender -- pretending to be independent but maintaining an almost Stalinist sycophancy toward the ruler. Happily, those old habits of deference are changing."


At 3:14 AM, Blogger Superluli said...

check out:

At 6:06 AM, Blogger Freedom for Egyptians said...

Oh wow,

How nice of you Superluli to send me this.


Thanks a million:)


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