Posts Tagged: Salafi
How did an eighteenth-century Arab preacher and scholar become one of the most influential religious figures in the world today?
Saudi oppression of its own Shias and its war against Yemen are symptoms of its decline.
Qatar has supported revolution abroad while Saudi Arabia anchors down the authoritarian regional order.
Tunisia's Salafists are the brown shirts of the Tunisian Arab Spring.
Why doesn't Washington voice its opposition to the wave of extremist Islamism sweeping Tunisia?
Tunisia's Arab Spring looks more and more like the status quo disguised as a revolution.
The support that successive U.S. administrations has provided to Salafism and its outgrowth, Wahhabism, is as discouraging as it is bewildering.
Congress inserts itself into Lebanon's civil strife with a strongly worded resolutionCongress inserts itself into Lebanon's civil strife with a strongly worded resolution.