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Striving to Remain Relevant: The Nour Party in Sisi's Egypt


As part of the special collection on Religion and Politics over at Muftah.orgI wrote a piece on the Nour Party in Egypt and their current struggle in trying to maintain their political influence. 163 more words


Lebanese Politics - 2015 In Review

2015 will probably be remembered as the first year in Lebanon’s history that was entirely spent without a president. But for what it’s worth, there was a lot more than that to it, which is why this post is a summary/compilation of all of Lebanon’s events for this year. 3,660 more words


#FollowFriday to Venezuela / Sigan a Venezuela

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I know, today is not Friday. I was meant to publish this post last Friday but was unable to for several reasons. 887 more words

Followfriday / Recomendaciones


It is 11:55 EST time (12:25 AM Caracas time). The Consejo Nacional Electoral (CNE) has yet to officially announce the results of today’s parliamentary election.  893 more words

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Elections in Venezuela: How are ballots cast? How are votes safeguarded?

Next December 6th, 19,496,296 Venezuelans will exert their right to vote to elect 167 deputies to the National Assembly. Although voters in this country already have 12 years of experience in e-voting, it’s always a good idea to become familiar with the voting process and electoral guarantees for this occasion. 745 more words

Egypt's Sisi says Britain, other NATO members must do more in Libya



Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi attends a ceremony to sign military contracts with French Prime Minister Manuel Valls (unseen) at the Ittihadiya presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, October 10, 2015. 1,365 more words