Millions in Egypt demand removal of president Protests’ scale exceeds uprising ousting Mubarak ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page AMR ABDALLAH DALSH/Reuters Opponents of Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi shouted slogans against him and members of the Muslim Brotherhood on Sunday. MAHMUD KHALED/AFP/Getty Images Millions of demonstrators were united in the conviction that Morsi had failed to transcend his roots in the Muslim Brotherhood, an insular Islamist movement. AMR ABDALLAH DALSH/Reuters A protester wore a defaced poster of Morsi as a mask. Manu Brabo/AP A core of demonstrators set fire to the headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo. Ed Giles/Getty Images There is no legal mechanism to remove him until the election of a new Parliament, however. GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images Some critics of Morsi acknowledge that forcing the first democratically elected president from power would set a precedent for future instability.