December 25, 2011
Will Egypt's Christians Seek U.S. Refuge?
Walter Russell Mead, Via Meadia
As political and economic conditions in Egypt deteriorate, a new kind of refugee is beginning to appear, one that will test America’s character. Violence against Christians is growing; bad economic times, the inability or unwillingness of security forces and police to keep order, and the growing tide of Islamist political and religious mobilizations is making life increasingly insecure for Egypt’s eight million Christians.
TAGGED: Egypt, Copts, Coptic Christians, Christianity