January 6, 2013

Can Morsi Learn to Take a Joke?

Boston Herald, Boston Herald

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The country’s best-known TV talk show host, Bassem Youssef, who models his show on Jon Stewart’s “The Daily Show,” has been accused of . . . get ready for it . . . making fun of Morsi.

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January 20, 2013
Egypt's Morsi Hardly a 'Moderate'
Boston Herald
The two-year-old anti-Semitic remarks of Egypt's new president, Mohammed Morsi and his lame defense of them ought to convince Americans who see him as a "moderate" to think again. more ››
January 9, 2013
Egypt & Morsi Face an Economic Meltdown
Felix Imonti, Al Monitor
Morsi has put his political objectives ahead of the economic needs of the country. Now, Egypt faces an economic meltdown. It took a mere 20% of the electorate to bring into effect the new constitution. Eighty percent of... more ››
January 16, 2013
Morsi's Repulsive Comments Against Jews
New York Times
Does Mr. Morsi really believe what he said in 2010? Has becoming president made him think differently about the need to respect and work with all people? So far, there has been no official reaction. more ››
January 16, 2013
Brotherhood: Between Democracy & Ideology
Brookings Institution
In Egypt’s parliamentary elections of November 2005, the Muslim Brotherhood won 88 of 454 seats, making it the largest opposition bloc in the country. The Brotherhood’s agenda at the time was characterized by a new... more ››