The Egyptian revolution goes back to square one
President Mohammed Morsi's power grab sent angry crowds back to the streets. Have they achieved nothing?
There is no such thing as a head of state who has never entertained the fantasy of being free to act "without the High Court and without B'Tselem," to quote Yitzhak Rabin. It's the yearning for one-person rule, free from checks and from public or judicial oversight, all justified on the grounds of protecting a "public good" that the public itself fails to grasp. After all, Leader knows best....
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