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Bilal Fadl


Comment: The poor are the mightiest weapon that a despot has, and they are his worst nightmare - but few read history to learn from its lessons.

27 October, 2015

Blog: The Muslim Brotherhood was oppressive when they were in power in Egypt, but now they are the oppressed they are playing the victim card, says Bilal Fadl.

15 May, 2015

Comment: Egypt's president is stumbling through scenes without a plan, making them up as he goes along. That's bad for Egypt and those he claims to serve, says Bilal Fadl.

31 March, 2015

Comment: Despite President Sisi painting himself as a moderate in the West, his alliance with Salafi preachers and the security state make Egypt ripe for extremism and terror.

25 March, 2015

Both the current and former president want Egyptians to believe in their warped, often farcical view on the future of Egyptian. But Egyptians can choose a third way.

21 January, 2015