Once again, social reformers are showing little concern for collateral damage.
The impact is complicated—and negative.
From the Middle East to China, autocrats are flexing their muscles.
They're more Chavez than Madison.
Realism isn't going away.
We need to stop seeing Islamists vs. secularists as the only dimension of Egypt's debate.
The fate of Egyptian democracy doesn't hang on Morsi's proposal.
People identify with either the Republican tribe or the Democratic tribe and shape their views accordingly.