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Egypt Islamists hurriedly
approve new constitution

Associated Press, by Hamzda Hendawi and Maggie Micahel

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Posted By:IowaDad, 11/30/2012 8:15:48 AM

CAIRO -- Islamists approved a draft constitution for Egypt early Friday without the participation of liberal and Christian members, seeking to pre-empt a court ruling that could dissolve their panel with a rushed, marathon vote that further inflames the conflict between the opposition and President Mohammed Morsi. The vote by the constituent assembly advanced a charter with an Islamist bent that rights experts say could give Muslim clerics oversight over legislation and bring restrictions on freedom of speech,
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Tyranny in the making, in plain sight, for all to see. Except, of the course, by the Obama administration, which hears nothing, sees nothing, and says nothing but murmurs of approval.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: vrb8m, 11/30/2012 8:32:52 AM     (No. 9040854)

This sounds like pelosi, et al., with obamacare.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: wangbuster, 11/30/2012 8:35:06 AM     (No. 9040861)

Remember the dimos on Christmas Eve 2009? Obama´s second coming in Egypt.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: twinkle93, 11/30/2012 8:57:54 AM     (No. 9040920)

This is an example of the tyranny of the majority that the writers of our Constitution were so concerned about and debated over for a long time.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: daisey, 11/30/2012 9:26:12 AM     (No. 9040972)

Results of the Arab Spring that Barry and Hillary are so proud of. I bet Huma and her mama are tickled. This whole thing is reminescent of Obamacare being shoved down our throats. In fact what´s the difference? Unwanted laws become law of the land. The people have NO say.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: strikingviking, 11/30/2012 10:07:09 AM     (No. 9041073)

Not a word from the White House since Morsi grabbed dictatorial powers.

Silence + Assent.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 11/30/2012 2:23:26 PM     (No. 9041679)

Arab Spring, anyone?

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