Posted 8 years ago on March 12, 2012, 12:22 p.m. EST by francismjenkins
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Hundreds of Egyptian protesters, demanding the end of military rule, have been prevented from reaching parliament by backers of the Muslim Brotherhood, which holds the majority in the assembly . . .
Secular protesters accuse the Islamists of colluding with the ruling military to maintain their new-found power.
We did the right thing by standing with Egyptians when they sought the ouster of their dictator, Mubarak, and we should continue our support against this new attempt at theocratic repression.