With Liberty and Justice for Some

An avoidable attack on the Capitol forces America to face its demons.

Illustration by Diego Cadena Bejarano

It’s been exactly a decade since what Egyptians remember as the 25th of January. On one eerily quiet night, a concept which always rouses suspicion in lively Cairo, I drove home with a friend just days after a Coptic church bombing that made time stand still. We agreed there was this feeling in the air that something big was about to…