Egypt Briefing on Here & Now

Posted June 23rd, 2012 by Thanassis Cambanis and filed in Writing
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WBUR’s Robin Young continues her show’s valiant effort to keep up with confusion in Egypt. We talked on Friday; you can find the broadcast here.

Egypt’s Bumpy Road

Posted April 25th, 2012 by Thanassis Cambanis and filed in Writing

WBUR’s Here & Now discussed the precarious mechanics of the transition in Egypt with me today. As the latest turns demonstrate, this is a process with no rules, or as I call them, “fake rules.” Shafiq is out! Shafiq is back. What next? There’s a very real, and destabilizing, possibility that some court declares the entire process invalid since it’s based on the dubious legal authority of the SCAF, and the constitutional declaration that materialized from whole cloth after the March referendum, which blessed a text that largely vanished. Listen to the conversation here.

Here & Now on Egypt’s elections

Posted November 29th, 2011 by Thanassis Cambanis and filed in Writing
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Sacha Pfeiffer at WBUR’s Here & Now talks to me about Egypt’s first day of voting in parliamentary elections. Listen here.