Posts Tagged: Islamists
The prospects for a new war in the Sahel appear increasingly probable.
Islamist militias have defeated Tuaregs struggling to establish a homeland in Mali.
The Nasserite candidate Hamdeen Sabahi came in third in the first round of the Egyptian presidential election. Is his Dignity Party the wave of the future?
Christian fundamentalists may envy the extent to which religion permeates the state in the Middle East.
The victory of Islamists in Egypt is a victory for democracy.
Given the history of Western support for corrupt secular governments, the popularity of moderate Islamist parties should come as little surprise--nor should it be cause for concern.
Is political Islam poised to "hijack" the Arab Spring, and why does that scare so many people?
The Bush administration has chosen yet again force over diplomacy.