February 2, 2011 | Amb. Dore Gold
Initially, the Muslim Brotherhood was very low-key during the crisis in Egypt. Yet since January 28, its involvement has become more prominent with its support of Mohamed ElBaradei to lead the opposition forces against the government. In the streets of Cairo, Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators disdainfully call people like ElBaradei “donkeys of the revolution” - to be used and then pushed away - exploiting ElBaradei in order to hijack the Egyptian revolution.