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Egypt’s ‘Moderate’ Despot
National Review Online, by Jonah Goldberg

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Posted By:Drive, 11/29/2012 7:50:05 AM

What do you call a leader of a theocratic and cultish movement with a deep and clear disdain for democracy who suddenly assumes dictatorial powers? A “moderate,” of course. Ever since the Muslim Brotherhood broke its promise to stay out of Egypt’s presidential election in the aftermath of the revolution, many Western observers have been in denial about what has been going on. In less than half a year, Mohamed Morsi has deftly built the foundation for despotism. Much as the Nazis brilliantly cast themselves as reformers sweeping away

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 11/29/2012 8:50:00 AM     (No. 9039039)

FTA---

Apparently, “moderation” in the Middle East has been defined down to not wanting to wage war on Israel right now.

Hating the high achievers and the highly productive and creative is tre chic at the moment.

The takers and redistributors and controllers
brook no competition.

Islam doesn´t play fair.

Surprise !

Again !

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Solution: Mummification, NOW!

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