Sunday, August 25, 2013

First the came for the Islamists

Then everyone became an "islamist."  Egypt's military has been broadening the definition to include anyone who opposes it, including even Obama:
Among some supporters of the new government, “Islamist” has become a popular indictment. After Mr. Obama criticized Egypt’s crackdown on the Islamists, Tahani el-Gebali, a former judge close to the military, publicly accused him of having ties to the Brotherhood, claiming his Kenyan half brother directed investments for the group.

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