Human Rights

Opinion Articles

Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has restored order in Egypt, but at great cost

Opinion Articles

It is a time in Egypt when it is not welcome to write something serious that addresses serious issues. Everything borders on the ridiculous. Rhetoric has shifted to a medieval or primal state where basic values are being revisited. Is it OK to discard human rights because of the violence of non-state actors? Is it OK for the police to kill innocent civilians in the supposed act of protecting these same people from terrorism? Is it OK that we have a country without fair trials?

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Officials calling for calm can offer no rational justification for Gray's death, and so they appeal for order.

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