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    • Mehdi Alavi, Ph.D.
    • 08.12.12 | 06:07 (IST)

    President Mohamed Morsi was democratically elected in a fair election. To call for his step-down is inappropriate. Democracy is the will of the majority. However, Egyptians have rights to press their elected officials to refrain from abusing power and demand from them to respect minority rights. According to Peace Worldwide Organization’s Civility Report 2012, Egypt systematically discriminates against its women and minorities. How about putting the focus where supposed to be!

    from the article: Egypt's Morsi meets with army chief to discuss stabilization
    First published 14:50 06.12.12 | Last updated 02:57 06.12.12
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