Cairo Review No. 3
Happenings, speakers and events at the American University in Cairo from Fall 2011.
In the quest for solutions, here’s a deceptively simple idea: provide Africans with better business education.
A curious image is displayed on a wall outside the American University in Cairo’s Tahrir Square campus. Inconspicuous at first glance, the red and white chess board is more than a game. The pawns are grouped together at one end, and an upside-down king is flanked by bishops, knights, and castles at the other. An apt metaphor, to many revolutionaries, of how a ruler was toppled yet strongmen remained in power.
Q & A
Biz Stone and Evan Williams changed the way our world talks to itself when they co-founded Twitter five years ago. They spoke with Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson about the future of the Internet.
J Street's brave effort to promote peace in the Middle East.