A Cairo moderate – and a very lonely voice

29.11.2011                      03.Kislev. 5772

Liberale Stimme:

A Cairo moderate – and a very lonely voice

For Amr Bargisi, the country’s self-styled liberals are not worthy of the name in post-Mubarak Egypt.

Amr Bargisi is the kind of Egyptian whom Washington and Jerusalem can love.
Fiercely intelligent, articulate and committed to his country’s well-being, he is also the increasingly rare Egyptian who harbors no ill-will toward America, Israel or the West writ large. All he needs is someone who will listen – and deposit a few Egyptian pounds in his organization’s bank account….