Political parties led by Muslim Brotherhood agree on Egypt’s first Islamic parliament speaker
(Mohammed Abu Zaid/Associated Press) - Saad el-Katatni, secretary general for the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party, right, attends a press conference in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. El-Katatni, secretary general of the influential Muslim Brotherhood political arm, has been selected Monday by a number of Islamic to hold the post when the parliament convenes on Jan. 23. (hat tip WaPo)
Flashback January 2011:
As I predicted by Atlas in January 2011, the Islamic supremacist killers have swept the elections in Egypt. Even then the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood leader was ululating"Prepare for War with Israel"
How the left was deriding me for questioning big media's narrative of freedom lovers and democracy (here, too). So why isn't this splashed across the newspages, front pages and broadcast news ledes across the country? Instead, these spineless, gutless wonders slithered back under their rocks.