Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood Supporters Clash with Police

Thousands of Morsi supporters rally in Cairo
A September Muslim Brotherhood rally against Egypt's military / Reuters

Clashes broke out in Cairo and several other Egyptian cities on Friday during protest marches staged by supporters of deposed President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood, security sources and state media said.

Coptic Christians March on White House, Washington Post

Egyptian Christians critical of media coverage and Obama response to violence in Egypt
Photo credit: Adam Kredo

A group of Egyptians protested in front of the White House Thursday afternoon to “expose” what they say is “the clear bias of the Obama administration and the American media in support of the Muslim Brotherhood and its terrorist ideology.”

Civil Disobedience

Victor Valley Shooters owner Jay Stedt at his store in Victorville, Calif., in December. (AP)

There are a lot of things to dislike about a planned march on Washington, D.C., in which gun owners will openly carry firearms. Primary among them is the fact that it’s being organized by a 9/11 Truther. Secondary among them is that the last thing the gun rights movement needs right now is a messy incident on the footsteps of the Capitol. However, someone should explain to D.C.’s chief cop that the march is a textbook example of civil disobedience:

Burma is Burning

Ethnic violence soars in Burma following ‘historic’ Obama visit, videos show
President Obama and Burmese President Thein Sein / AP

The Burmese government has continued to engage in ethnic violence just two months after President Barack Obama made a historic trip to the country to endorse the new ruling regime.

Youth Revolt

OWS protest at DNC calls for arrest of Obama

CHARLOTTE—More than 120 protesters from the Occupy Wall Street movement turned up outside of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) calling for the arrest of President Barack Obama. The crowd consisted mainly of disaffected young voters who had eagerly cast their ballots for Obama in 2008.