Egyptian protests: Slate's complete coverage.

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Feb. 3 2011 7:07 PM

Slate on Egypt

Our complete coverage of the anti-Mubarak protests.

"Does Egypt Prove Bush Right?, No, his 'freedom agenda' failed long before he left office," by Fred Kaplan. Posted Feb. 3, 2011.

"Hosni's Helpers: How many Egyptians support President Mubarak, and what do they like about him?" By Brian Palmer. Posted Feb. 3, 2011.

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"Tahrir Square Is a Battle Ground: Despite the violence, anti-Mubarak protesters are still convinced they will prevail" by Sarah A. Topol. Posted Feb. 3, 2011.

"Why Israel Hates the Egyptian Uprising: The view from Tel Aviv," by Shmuel Rosner. Posted Feb. 3, 2011.

"Do Egyptians Play Baseball? And other questions loosely related to the Cairo protests," by Jeremy Singer-Vine. Posted Feb. 2, 2011.

"Thousands of Men and No Groping! Egypt's protests were a safe space for women. Until things turned violent," by Sarah A. Topol. Posted Feb. 2, 2011.

"Should We Fear the Muslim Brotherhood? If we can be friends with Saudi Arabia, we can work with Egypt's largest organized opposition group," by Shadi Hamid. Posted Feb. 2, 2011.

"Did Twitter Make Them Do It? The battle over social-media revolutions," by Jesse Lichtenstein. Posted Feb. 2, 2011.

"Will It Get Worse for Women in Egypt After the Protests?" by Jessica Olien. Posted Feb. 2, 2011.

"Do Egyptians Have the Right to Free Speech?:  Absolutely. As long as they don't criticize the president," by Brian Palmer. Posted Feb. 1, 2011.

" 'We Are Making Our Future': A dispatch from the massive protest in Cairo's Tahrir Square," by Sarah A. Topol. Posted Feb. 1, 2011.

"Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Egyptian protests are exhilarating, but it's important to ask, 'What's next?' " by Shmuel Rosner. Posted Feb. 1, 2011.

"Rumors, Shortages, and Stress: A dispatch from the streets of Cairo," by Sarah A. Topol. Posted Jan. 31, 2011.

From the Slate Archives

"Hosni Mubarak: Elections or no, he's still Pharaoh," by Tamara Wittes. Posted March 3, 2005.

"Egypt After Mubarak: Beware the trust-fundamentalists," by Lee Smith. Posted July 9, 2004.

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