Saturday, 24 November 2012
Egypt has never claimed to be a bastion of liberty, a beacon and haven for the oppressed of the earth.
But President Morsi has obviously been most affected by at least two such, and is manifestly seeking to emulate them.
Look up the Patriot Act. And look up the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act.
Of course, he has yet to attain quite those levels of freedom and democracy. These things take time, you know.