International Christian Leader to Share the Deeper Issues Driving the Protests in the Streets
ATLANTA, Jan. 29, 2011 /Christian Newswire
/ -- Michael Youssef, Founder and President of Leading The Way
, will appear on several CNN programs between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Eastern time Saturday (1/29/11) to provide perspective on the Egyptian crisis. Although a US citizen, Dr. Youssef was born in Egypt and makes frequent trips to the Middle East as part of his international work.
"Before you judge the motives of the protesters, you must know who is really behind those young people on the streets," stated Michael Youssef, Ph.D. "The Muslim Brotherhood has been thirsting for power in Egypt for many, many years. Should they succeed, it will not only spell disaster to the west and to Israel, but also to the Christians and the secular-minded Muslims."
About Michael Youssef
Michael Youssef, Ph.D., is the Founder and President of Leading The Way with Dr. Michael Youssef. His weekly television programs and daily radio programs are broadcast in 20 languages and available in more than 200 countries - airing 3,800 times per week.
Dr. Youssef was born in Egypt, lived in Lebanon and Australia before coming to the United States. In 1984, he fulfilled a childhood dream of becoming an American citizen. He holds degrees from Moore College in Sydney, Australia, and from Fuller in California. In 1984, he earned a Ph.D. in social anthropology from Emory University. He has authored more than 20 books, including the most recent - The Greatest Lie. He and his wife reside in Atlanta and have four grown children, three grandchildren.