President’s decisions are all directed towards achieving justice, ending corruption and fulfilling the goals of #Jan25 revolution— Ikhwanweb
decision to grant these decisions immunity is to ensure they’re protected frm corrupt & politicized judiciary installed by deposed regime— Ikhwanweb
Bottom line: majority of ordinary Egyptians whose life will be improved by pres decisions will support him, political rivals will oppose— Ikhwanweb
.@nadinefanous we disagree on you definition of democracy— Ikhwanweb
.@atypicalcitizen all decisions prez took, except immunity, r basic demands for the revolution & we know for a fact ppl supprt them, thx— Ikhwanweb
.@nadinefanous unrealistic, u think prez should have referendum on every major decision he makes?— Ikhwanweb
.@nadamobarak we ve all the respect to judiciary, never meant to generalize. Some in key positions r old regime loyalists hindering reform— Ikhwanweb
.@HaniShukrallah we didn’t say we already conducted the poll, but from interacting w public on daily basis we predict the majority supports— Ikhwanweb
.@arabmny84 agreed.We suffered the most frm autocracy & will never replace secular autocracy w religious one; the Ppl won’t let that happens— Ikhwanweb
.@SandraYacoub in a democracy, the rights of voting minority must be protected, however, political disagreements will always exist— Ikhwanweb
probably MTâ€œ@AbdulazizSaqqaf: @Libraliyya I am convinced this liberal conversation wldnt b taking place if a ‘secular’ prez was in charge.â€— Ikhwanweb
.@Libraliyya we disagree, they’re in no way comparable by any reasonable thought! Little disappointed w ur last sentence, Islam— Ikhwanweb
.@AbrahamsNY understandable,but unfair to compare Morsi’s time-limited immunity for pro-revolution decisions w Mubarak’s decades of EmLw— Ikhwanweb
â€œ@Lyonsoccer_87: @Ibishblog it’s a TEMPORARY measure during an exceptional time. Can’t compare post-rev to everyday situationâ€— Ikhwanweb
MT â€œ@Lyonsoccer_87: Judiciary in Egypt is corrupt and politicized need reform! FDR did something similar during grt dep “court packing”— Ikhwanweb
MT â€œ@Ibishblog: @Lyonsoccer_87 FDR’s “court-packing” scheme failed legally and politically. Dreadful analogy to defend Morsi decrees.â€— Ikhwanweb
.@Ibishblog remember president tried to reinstate dissolved parl’t, and those accusing him of dictatorship today opposed him back then— Ikhwanweb
.@Ibishblog valid concerns, but these r only temporary, but necessary, measures; new constitution & parl’t in few months will repeal— Ikhwanweb
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