Tuesday, December 13, 2005

Dictators and Liberals

Issandr El Amrani takes note of Husni Mubarak's decision to appoint women and Copts to Parliament. This is something Arab regimes often do to drive a wedge between the social reform and pro-democracy movements. If your main cause is women's rights, for example, how far would you go in advocating for totally free elections in a conservative country?


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