Al-Ahram Weekly Online   18 - 24 August 2011
Issue No. 1061
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

The morning after revolution
The revolution is one thing, the future another. Now it is time to focus on the latter, so the former can bear fruit, writes Abdel-Moneim Said
Dysfunction and downgrades
The debacle of the debt ceiling negotiations demonstrates that the Washington system is more than broken -- it is harming the country, writes James Zogby
Islamists, elections and the constitution
The Muslim Brotherhood wants to rush the elections to get a constitutional order tailored to their religious absolutism, not the character of the people's revolution, writes Azmi Ashour

Breaking the camel's back

Close up:
Forget Tahrir
By Salama A Salama

Syrian schizophrenia

This week:
Hind Rostom

Cartoon by Gomaa

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