The Egyptian people strongly support the actions of General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in “fighting terrorism,” as el-Sisi calls it. The removal of former President Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood brought that well organized group to the streets. Armed, and belligerent, the Brotherhood staged demonstrations throughout Cairo, Alexandria and other parts of Egypt. [...]
If this is verified, it would be worth a look at what part of PM Erdogan’s remarks the shooter believed. Did the police officer believe that the demonstrators drank beers in mosques or insulted women with headscarves, as the PM alleged in a speech two days ago?
(June 11) A video, purportedly showing the [...]
by Tom Emanuel
(Originally posted by Waging Nonviolence, republished under a Creative Commons license)
In the wake of the tragedy at Sandy Hook, there is little doubt that the gun violence debate in the United States has radically changed, with proponents of gun control and mental health care gaining greater acceptance. Even those calling for [...]