For Egypt’s Mohammed Morsi, Pragmatics Outweigh Ideology

It’s a familiar story in democracies – a politician runs for office and is elected on a particular platform.  Soon after taking office the realities of leadership force him to reign in his promises and govern more pragmatically.  The story, it seems, translates into Arabic. AN IDEOLOGICAL BACKGROUND Egypt’s President, Mohammed Morsi, ran and was … Continue reading