The Stubborn President Morsi Fans the Flames of Hatred in Egypt

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi addressed his nation on Thursday night. But instead of striking a conciliatory tone aimed at calming the tense situation in his country, he continued to toe the Muslim Brotherhood line. More violence is almost sure to be the result, and Morsi himself shoulders the blame.
Muslim Brotherhood supporters carry the bodies of three dead into the Al-Azhar Mosque Friday.

Muslim Brotherhood supporters carry the bodies of three dead into the Al-Azhar Mosque Friday.

Foto: Hassan Ammar/ AP