January 31, 2013
Is the Obama administration deliberately feeding the flames in Egypt?
What the Muslim Brotherhood's victory in Egypt meant was the end of any hope on the part of secularists, women, and especially Egyptian Christians who were yearning for equal rights and the beginning of a true and enlightened fledgling democracy. Instead, they will now be forced to endure ominous Islamic Sharia law restrictions on their few remaining rights. The Brotherhood's Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi, has made it clear that to oppose the Brotherhood's rule is to oppose Islam itself. This guarantees that millions of illiterate Egyptians throughout the country, who listen to the vitriol spewed by their Imams in Friday night sermons in the mosques, will automatically follow the Islamist line. The so-called "Arab Spring," so avidly touted and embraced by President Obama, was never about democracy, despite the banalities expressed by so many talking heads in the Western press and media. It was always about imposing strict and oppressive Islamic law upon Egypt. And now Egypt...(Read Full Post)