December 2, 2012

Why Won't Morsi Back Down? Read His Resume

Eric Trager, The New Republic

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Prior to last year's uprising and his subsequent emergence as Egypt's first civilian president, Morsi was the Muslim Brotherhood's chief internal enforcer within the Guidance Office, steering the organization in a more hardline direction ideologically while purging the Brotherhood of individuals who disagreed with his approach.

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November 29, 2012
Building a New and Free Egypt
Mohammed Morsi, Time
I have been part of the revolution. And from the Muslim Brotherhood I was in charge of the action in Tahrir square, representing the Muslim Brotherhood during the revolution. more ››
November 30, 2012
Ignore Neocons -- Arab Spring Doing Fine
Mehdi Hasan, New Statesman
Long live the Arab Spring - despite the murmurs about Morsi’s “pharaonic” decree in Egypt and the Syrian bloodbath, I refuse to lose faith in the people of the Arab world. more ››
November 29, 2012
Keeping Egypt's Republic
Roger Cohen, New York Times
President Mohamed Morsi of Egypt has made a big blunder. His motives may have been honorable — I am inclined to give him the benefit of the doubt — but the error is grave and needs to be rectified. more ››