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People feel empowered and entitled by the events of the last few days writes Sameh Naguib of the Revolutionary Socialists in Socialist Worker UK from Cairo. This is a contradictory situation. It is formally a military coup. But at the same time it is a mass popular revolt.The people brought down the president after just one year because he did not deliver, and they will do it again.
We will not accept a new pharaoh. The Revolutionary Socialists [of Egypt] call on the revolutionary people to save the revolution which has been stolen by an alliance between the Brotherhood and the remnants of Mubarak’s regime. We call on people to come out into the streets with the slogans: bread, freedom, social justice.
The Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohammed Morsi has won the Egyptian Presidential election. Now to win power back from the generals he’ll have to mobilise the Egyptian people.