An avoidable crisis in Europe "The problem is not that the E.C.B. can't act but that it won't. The obstacles are ideological and, you might say, psychological."
Tuesday, November 29th
Egypt elections: Voters defy fears of violence with record turnout "Egypt's liberals fear the Muslim Brotherhood will use its potential new political powerbase to usher the country away from a civil democracy to a society that defers to Islamic sharia law. A Muslim Brotherhood member outside the Bulaq Abu Ela polling station said: 'They should not fear us. This is what God wants.'"