When people are dissatisfied they want change, even revolutionary change. But the results of revolutionary change are often bad.
- But shabby Alexandria, like the rest of Egypt, has seen little benefit from the revolution. The country is reeling under its latest repressive president and a tanking economy. The currency has lost half its value, and Alexandria has never felt so grim.
- - Diaa Hadid, Remembering My Mother’s Alexandria, Nov. 29, 2016