consolidating power

Egypt

December 12, 2012
AP: The full vote was initially scheduled to take place on Dec. 15, but in a last minute Tuesday decree, Morsi ordered the voting stretched into another round on Dec. 22. Voting must be overseen by judges but the powerful judges’ union voted late Tuesday not to supervise the process, protesting an earlier and now…

The Porter Report

December 11, 2012
Gareth Porter: America needed a war hero but his “achievements” riddled by half-truths and pure propaganda