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Tag Archive: Morsi

Sep 03 2013

Good news from Egypt.

Egypt’s new constitution limits the role of Islam. Where the new constitution differs most significantly from the old one is on issues of Islam’s role in governance and law. The 2012 constitution included three articles that broadly defined and significantly expanded the role of Islamic jurisprudence. Article 2, which dates back to the 1971 constitution, …

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Aug 19 2013

Hey Egypt, stop killing people.

The Egyptian government acknowledged that its security forces had killed 36 Islamists in its custody on Sunday, as the country’s military leaders and Islamists vowed to keep up their fight over Egypt’s future. More than 1,000 Islamists and their supporters are gunned down by security forces. This is ridiculous. Egypt must stop killing people. Morsi …

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