Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Despite Withdrawal Medal for Sisi Only Exposes Lack of Credibility
Despite Withdrawal, Medal for Sisi Only Exposes Lack of Credibility

How was it possible to grant the Medal of St. George to Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a true dictator, and to...

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Sisi thought It Was All Over but Egyptians are Still
Sisi thought It Was All Over, but Egyptians are Still Ready for Change

Sisi’s regime has not been able to provide political stability, find a solution to the economic crisis, and prevent...

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Why is there an Ever-Growing Opposition Towards the Sisi Regime
Why is there an Ever-Growing Opposition Towards the Sisi Regime in Egypt?

There are two major reasons for the increasing discontent towards the Sisi regime. First, Egyptians and the international...

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Egypt s Constitutional Change and the Future of the Sisi
Egypt’s Constitutional Change and the Future of the Sisi Regime

The support that the U.S. and other European countries have shown for Sisi has encouraged Cairo to institutionalize its...

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Democracy At Stake Trump s Vociferous Support for Sisi
Democracy At Stake: Trump’s Vociferous Support for Sisi

During the press conference when it was asked whether Sisi should remain as president until 2034, Trump confidently said:...

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Ambivalent Policies and the Loss of Western Values
Ambivalent Policies and the Loss of Western Values

Norbert Röttgen, Germany’s Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee, described the Venezuelan President Maduro as a dictator...

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Radicalization in Egypt May Haunt Europe
Radicalization in Egypt May Haunt Europe

Sisi’s harsh stance against the civil opposition in the country and the increasing brutality may push opponents to...

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Tortures Executions and Sisi s Unlimited Credibility in the West
Tortures, Executions, and Sisi’s Unlimited Credibility in the West

Unlike the toppled president Morsi, Sisi has nothing else other than Western support. Those nine young men would be alive...

Monday, February 25, 2019

How the Egypt's Judiciary is Aiding the Sisi Regime to
How the Egypt's Judiciary is Aiding the Sisi Regime to Maintain its Oppression

Since Sisi assumed power, the Egyptian judiciary has served to legitimate and facilitate the authoritarian rule. Other...

Monday, February 18, 2019

Egypt s Rise in the African Political Landscape A Regional
Egypt’s Rise in the African Political Landscape: A Regional Power?

Egypt is regaining its powerful position in Africa’s political, social, and economic landscape. A reason behind Egypt's...

Friday, February 15, 2019

The Muslim Brotherhood Rise Fall and Future Prospects
The Muslim Brotherhood: Rise, Fall, and Future Prospects

From entering similar jolts in the past to losing its popularity in contemporary times, to facing the deepest crisis in...

Saturday, January 5, 2019

How Sisi s Plans for a PR Campaign Turned into
How Sisi’s Plans for a PR Campaign Turned into an International Scandal

Egyptian media outlet Mada Masr argued that due to the fear of domestic reactions, the Egyptian government ordered media...

Monday, January 7, 2019

The End of Civil Society in Egypt Authoritarianism Triumphs
The End of Civil Society in Egypt: Authoritarianism Triumphs

It’s clear that the current regime in Egypt – far from any form of democratization – dragged the country into a more...

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Silencing Dissent in the Middle East Forced Disappearances
Silencing Dissent in the Middle East: Forced Disappearances

The practice of “enforced disappearance,” which has been employed by countries such as Egypt and Saudi Arabia, against the...

Monday, October 8, 2018

Egypt s Sisi Turned it s Iron-Fist Towards Secular Opposition
Egypt’s Sisi Turned it’s Iron-Fist Towards Secular Opposition

Unlike previous initiatives that were mainly focused on Islamic movements, the Sisi regime will be targeting secular and...

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Presidential Elections in Egypt and the Future of the Authoritarian
Presidential Elections in Egypt and the Future of the Authoritarian Regime

The presidential elections in Egypt in March 2018 is a new step toward consolidating the oppressive regime, which was...

Monday, March 19, 2018