Egypt's Islamists seek to defuse crisis over decree

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The new Egyptian dictators… paid for with US dollars…AGAIN!

Will they rule for another 4 decades?

Nov 25, 2012 9:36pm EST  --  Report as abuse
OmarMinyawi wrote:

temporary measures? until all other dictatorial measures are decreed and imposed on the people? inexperienced and inefficient. Unfortunate Egypt.

Nov 26, 2012 12:12am EST  --  Report as abuse
luicsa wrote:

Absolute power corrupts and Morsi needs to twist this to make him look like he’s good and to take away from what he did in giving him self total power. by saying that it is only a temporary thing. yea right!

Nov 26, 2012 12:26am EST  --  Report as abuse
umsarah wrote:

We, the people of Egypt, support the presidential decree. Mursi, far from being a dictator, is trying to protect the elected entities that, we , the people of Egypt have chosen against the tyranny of the Mubarak-appointed judges of the constitutional court. The false opposition lead by el-Baradei are mainly striving to protect the interests of the corrupt criminals of the Mubarak regime, and to topple the Mursi regime to gain personal interests. They are resorting to violence and killings to spread chaos and are calling on the army to seize power, after all what we have done to be liberated from the grap of the Army.

Nov 26, 2012 11:52am EST  --  Report as abuse
BioStudies wrote:

@BuffaloGirl but not at home right? It’s ok for black churches to get heavily involved in politics as long as its to promote a black guy right?

You need to get off the soap box and realize just how much of a racist and a bigot you are!!

Nov 26, 2012 3:54pm EST  --  Report as abuse
BuffaloGirl wrote:

@ Biostudies
You’re still holding on to that one? Yeah, white girl tries to understand the African American’s perspective. That’s really racist! You’re ridiculous.

Despite your racist accusations, we still have a government with checks and balances. They are called the executive, judicial and legislative branches of government. The foundations are there. While the execution may not be perfect, we at least have ways to challenge, which Mursi has taken away from his judicial branch.

Nov 26, 2012 4:54pm EST  --  Report as abuse
Brazilian1 wrote:

It sounds like the Egyptians finally realized that the Muslim Brotherhood will not give them the democracy they were searching for.

Nov 26, 2012 5:00pm EST  --  Report as abuse
bobber1956 wrote:

I wonder when the idiots in the US will figure out they voted for the wrong guy and get rig of him. I wonder why he has not come out against that tyrant in Egypt? Probably because they are on the same page.

http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=tCAffMSWSzY#t=28

Nov 26, 2012 6:04pm EST  --  Report as abuse
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