Anthony Shadid on the emergence of Egypt's opposition movement. Let's not get our hopes up too high, because his second piece tomorrow will be on its demise.
Oh, I can't wait to read about another defeat!
One of the people interviewed describes the Egyptian regime this way: "The government is, of course, not a democracy, he said; that implies freedom. But it's not a dictatorship, either, he added; that requires strength. "It's more like the rubble, the debris left behind."