by Miki Turner onOctober 31, 2012
The Oscar winner says his new movie is a complex adventure. Plus: He recalls 20-year-old Malcolm X.
August 14, 2012
In today's link roundup: Mohammed Morsi now has powers comparable to those of Hosni Mubarak. Plus: Louisiana courts in racially charged power struggle.
by Hillary Crosley onJune 23, 2012
Announcement of the winner of Egypt's recent presidential race is expected this weekend.
June 18, 2012
Both candidates claimed victory Monday, but it's unclear how much power the winner of the country's election will actually have.
May 25, 2012
Whichever candidate wins the historic vote will become the country's first freely elected president.
May 24, 2012
In today's link roundup: Vote counting is under way in Egypt. Plus: 50 Cent's take on marriage and straight male "little buns."
May 23, 2012
For the first time ever, the winner isn't a foregone conclusion.
by Nsenga Burton onOctober 10, 2011
An attack on a church leads to the worst sectarian violence since Mubarak.
by Joshua R. Weaver onMay 31, 2011
In today's link roundup: Don Lemon stands by what he said, a 74-year-old woman pumps iron daily, Herman Cain's latest country music video and more.
by Nsenga Burton onApril 20, 2011
For the first time in Egyptian history, a woman is running for president.
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