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Responding to Morsi

Monday, November 26, 2012

An Egyptian man walks over a graffiti reading 'Morsi Go' on November 25, 2012 at Egypt's landmark Tahrir square in Cairo. (MAHMOUD kHALED/AFP/Getty Images)

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, WNYC contributor and author of Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power, talks about the latest moves by Egyptian president Morsi and how the U.S. is responding.

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Comments [2]

Edward from Washington Heights AKA pretentious Hudson Heights

Egypt is turning into an Islamic Republic?

Say it ain't so.

If Egypt can't become secular, what chance that a "palestine" could ever be secular?

Nov. 26 2012 11:30 AM
Craig from Chelsea

The real story here is we're talking about a power grab by Morsi and not by some general in the Egyptian army. Talk about a paradigm shift! Morsi is a scion of the Muslim Brotherhood, which was a persecuted fringe group for decades. The silver lining in this is that a military dictatorship has apparently been averted.

Nov. 26 2012 10:37 AM

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