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Egypt Silencing Free Speech

The Egyptian regime of Mohammed Morsi has stepped up attacks on journalists, charging them with insulting his leadership. In fact, a new human rights report shows that Morsi has brought four times more legal cases against journalists and media figures than the regime of the deposed Hosni Mubarak. So much for the myth of the Arab Spring translating into a burst of freedom.

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