19.05.2011 15.Ijar, 5771 Tag 30 des Omer
Egyptian social scientist Saad Eddin Ibrahim isn’t daunted. He is determined to ensure democracy gains a foothold in his country.
To hear Saad Eddin Ibrahim tell it, he’s famous in Egypt because he’s been in prison.
“If you are an ex-convict, everybody recognizes you, because when you’re a convict your picture is in the paper all the time,” he explained to a packed auditorium during the American Jewish Committee’s Global Forum in Washington last month. “So they cheered and welcomed me.”…