Dina Shehata

Dina Shehata

Mubarak's ouster was the natural outgrowth of his regime's corruption and economic exclusion, the alienation of Egypt's youth, and divisions among the country's elites. How those elites and the young protesters realign themselves now will determine whether post-Mubarak Egypt emerges as a true democracy.

This article appears in the Foreign Affairs/CFR eBook, The New Arab Revolt.