Tag Archive for "Middle East"

A Return To The Pharaohs?

  Last Thursday, while Americans gave thanks and stuffed themselves with turkey, Egypt’s new president, Mohammed Morsi declared that the office of president was free from any judicial oversight. Essentially, Morsi said that he was no longer beholden to any other branch of government for any actions he chooses to take. Almost immediately, protests erupted…
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R-E-S-P-E-C-T?

    Over the weekend, more news came in from around the Middle East/North Africa. Protests and riots in Afghanistan, Sudan, Pakistan, Indonesia and Lebanon . The current administration would have us believe that this was all sparked by a single 13 minute, incredibly bad “movie.” U.S. Ambassador to the UN, Susan Rice has stated…
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