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Egyptian Expert Predicts Ratification of New Constitution

An Egyptian expert says she expects Egypt’s two-day constitutional referendum which begins Tuesday and concludes Wednesday will most likely pass by a wide margin. Saba Mahmood, associate professor of anthropology at the University of California at Berkeley says if that happens, it would be due largely to what she calls the political repression unleashed by the military-backed transitional government against those who disagree with the government. “I think that it’s going to actually...

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