What is democracy? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Micha
    • 24.12.12 | 16:33 (IST)

    No, democracy is not the dictatiorship of the majority... that is what many arabs still fail to understand. If you undermine peoples basic rights, you are undemocratic. But if most of the Egyptians want a totalitarian religious regime then let them have it, but don't call it something it is not.

    from the article: Egyptian blogger's visit to Israel draws criticism from compatriots
    First published 01:37 24.12.12 | Last updated 01:37 24.12.12
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