Egypt: Is the Runoff Election On or Off?

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167x120 image for tp120614egypt_is_the_runoff_This weekend's presidential runoff election in Egypt already presented a polarizing choice between the remnants of ousted President Hosni Mubarak's military regime and the Muslim Brotherhood. Today, a court packed with Mubarak sympathizers dissolved the parliament elected after his overthrow and the military government has declared martial law. Will what's been hailed as a peaceful revolution be replaced by democracy or a return to the past?

Credits

Guests:
David D. Kirkpatrick - New York Times - @ddknyt, Omar Reda - Egyptian investment banker, Mona Eltahawy - syndicated columnist - @monaeltahawy , Thanassis Cambanis - Century Foundation - @tcambanis

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Lata Pandya, Anna Scott, Gideon Brower