September 23, 2012

Arab World Wrestles with New Politics

Rami Khouri, Daily Star

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It seems clear now that no single group in Egypt, Tunisia or Libya can monopolize power and dominate the state decision-making process as did the former autocratic and dictatorial regimes that were overthrown; for if they do, they will immediately be confronted by countervailing pressures by others in society who insist on maintaining the pluralism that has been earned with the citizenry’s rebellion and blood. Read more: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/Opinion/Columnist/2012/Sep-22/188839-for-many-arabs-its-in-with-the-new.ashx#ixzz27IHhaKgW (The Daily Star :: Lebanon News :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb)

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