Gennaro Gervasio is a Lecturer in Middle East Politics and History at the British University in Egypt. Follow him on Twitter @masritali
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Wednesday, July 10, 2013
The Army’s Coup in Egypt: For the People or Against the People?
The Muslim Brotherhood’s atrocious record in government has obscured the nature of the army’s coup, directed against the Egyptian people and the revolutionary potential of their deep disaffection with the old regime. As for the remnants of that regime – these elites are playing a game in which instability is a vital ingredient.