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Wednesday Feb 18 | via National Review Online
State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf was asked Sunday on MSNBC to respond to ISIS's medieval beheading last weekend of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians on a Libyan beach. Harf jumped into a time machine and sped back to the days before former New York City mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani made a once-popular phrase unspeakable in polite company. Comment?
Monday Feb 2 | via Humans Rights Watch
Government silence over reports that police electrocuted a university professor shows how far off course Egypt has drifted since the Arab Spring. While Egypt faces real security threats, the authorities are responding with methods that aggravate people's grievances. Comment?
Jan 31, 2015 | via Humans Rights Watch
The prosecutor general needs to follow through on his pledge to bring those responsible for al-Sabbagh's death to justice. The world is watching to see whether this case breaks the pattern of impunity for rights abuses that has marred Egyptian justice since the 2011 uprising. Comment?
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