This is an interesting article to read about the unfolding story of what is happening in Egypt, what might have led to this point. It will take books to really explore the aspects and someday figure out all the ramifications; but for today, it's about pieces that we all try to put together.
You know he was someone I had regarded as the good guy with no clue what has gone wrong there until this all began to erupt. How much of what went wrong was the United States engaging in torture and asking our allies to do it for us when we did not? Did our policies unleash an unethical barrage of mistreatment that caused others to grow worse in what they were doing OR is it just how governments go as we see it over and over in history?