Al-Ahram Weekly Online   1 - 7 May 2008
Issue No. 895
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

The next president's touch
Behind the scenes of the US presidential election, special interests are locked in struggle to further or else contain the legacy of Bush, writes Gamil Mattar
Sinkable Israel
While on the surface it appears invincible, Israel lies exposed in its behaviour as a racist, belligerent, arrogant and colonial pariah, writes Ayman El-Amir
The struggle for Syria
Israel's offer to return the Golan is a ruse betraying ulterior agendas, writes Hassan Nafaa
Turning nasty
Despite Pennsylvania, Clinton cannot hope to win but can damage Obama, writes James Zogby
Backing into the future
If the Muslim Brotherhood is to be anything but a relic, it needs to harmonise its foundations with the realities of society now, writes Khalil El-Anani
Our leaders or our failures
Gathered in Cape Town, and despite pressing needs and issues, the world's parliamentarians had little to say beyond platitudes, Curtis Doebbler writes

No legal grounds

Close up:
Information gap
By Salama A Salama

Education in dilemma
By Mohsen Zahran

This week:
Abdel-Latif Abu Heif

Cartoon by Gomaa

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