Reading material on Egypt

Two new pieces by Maria Golia in the New Internationalist are worth reading:

Also, in Arabic, read Hossam Tammam on the role Islamists have played in the uprising:

الإســلاميون والثــورة المصريــة: غيــاب فتــردد فمشــاركة | الأخبار

The WSJ crew sheds some light on Sinai and Tahrir — they've really done a great job, and I'm not just saying that because they let me use their satellite internet when the whole country was down:

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region, www.arabist.net.