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  • We Saw the Egyptian Military Stage a Coup in Cairo

    As I write now, the center of Cairo is a sea of beeping vehicles and cheering crowds, with attack helicopters making laps of honor above us. An army-appointed judge is now the face of military rule, erasing the one-year blip of democratic government in...

  • Celebration and Trepidation as Egypt's Military Unseats Morsi

    Egypt sighed a breath of relief Wednesday and erupted in a collective 'zaghareet,' or ululation, after the Egyptian army overthrew its deeply unpopular Islamist president, Mohammed Morsi. While the army commands a deep level of trust with many...

  • Morsi Ousted in Military Coup, Tahrir Rejoices

    Egypt's embattled president, Mohammed Morsi, defied a military ultimatum to address concerns voiced by millions of protesters who have taken to the streets in recent days. Today a gigantic crowd has assembled in Cairo's Tahrir Square calling for Morsi...

  • On the Ground in Cairo at the Muslim Brotherhood Headquarters

    Since Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi took office, the Egyptian economy has erupted, with the Egyptian pound valued at the lowest it’s ever been in history. Unemployment and incidents of sexual assault are on the rise. On the one-year anniversary of...

  • Here's What's Happening on Friday's Episode of 'VICE'

    We can hardly believe we're saying this, but the sixth episode of our HBO show is airing on Friday night. Time flies when you're hanging out with child suicide bombers, chatting up gun-toting preachers, and looking for love in China. We feel so old...

  • The Revolution Is Still Going on in Egypt—in Tiny Flashes

    What I had witnessed was not one of the vast, telegenic protests of the Egyptian revolution. It was one of thousands of smaller acts of rebellion against authority taking place throughout the country every single day. One human rights group recorded...