Should We Fear the Muslim Brotherhood?
If we can be friends with Saudi Arabia, we can work with Egypt's largest organized opposition group.
Read more of Slate's coverage of the Egyptian protests.
Shadi Hamid is director of research at the Brookings Doha Center and a fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution.
Photograph of Egyptian protests by Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images.