Prospects for Democracy in Egypt / Columbus Bicentennial

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Following the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and the handover of power to the military, Ann Fisher talks with Arab American policy expert James Zogby about the prospects for democracy in Egypt and what it could mean for the rest of the Middle East.

James Zogby is founder and President of the Arab American Institute (AAI) and author of the book Arab Voices: What They Are Saying to Us, and Why it Matters.

Also on This Episode: Happy Birthday Columbus!

Columbus turns 199 this year. Starting at 16:50, Ann Fisher is joined by local historian Ed Lentz to talk about milestones in Columbus city’s past and plans for the 2012 Columbus Bicentennial celebration.

 

Also joining the discussion are Bicentennial Program Coordinator Jamie Greene, and Bicentennial Initiative Committee Co-Chair Christie Angel.

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