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    • Vittorio Antonio
    • 25.06.12 | 05:20 (IDT)

    Morsi sounded quite conciliatory to all factions within Egypt. The people of Egypt has achieved a great victory for democracy. While the process of democratization began 18 months ago it will continue well into the future. Tahrir square "has become a kind of popular parliament that can force its will on any Egyptian government" (Haaretz) . The people are in control, unlike the situation within the U.S. where Congress is owned lock, stock and barrel by the corporate entities. I surmise the same is true also in Israel. Americans have learned much from the Arab Spring Revolution---Occupy Wall Street, and We are the 99%---movements which are here to return governmental institutions to the people.

    from the article: Despite win, Egypt's new president will have his hands tied
    First published 02:05 25.06.12 | Last updated 02:05 25.06.12
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