Articles tagged with middle-east

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Paul Linden-Retek

Europe must accept that post-nationalism, by nature, is porous at its borders.

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Umar Farooq

Fears of terrorism, and President Erdoğan’s rivalry with an exiled theologian, have become excuses for censorship and repression.

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Alisa Reznick

For anti-Assad rebels, a southern spring has become a kind of suicide bomb.

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Aziz Z. Huq

It is time for the United States to take responsibility for the war it encouraged in Syria.

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Alex de Waal

It creates more violent terrorists and leaves no one who can talk peace.

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Lama Abu-Odeh

Palestine should be transformed into a secular state—a constitutional-liberal state, with Arabs and Jews as its national citizens.

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Khaled Abou El Fadl

How can a democratic conception of the people’s authority be reconciled with an Islamic understanding of God’s authority?

Assaf Sharon

The conflict doesn’t need more architects.

Danny Postel

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Mohammad Fadel

The promise of democracy lies in its potential to cultivate political virtue over time. But Egypt’s liberals, unnerved by the policies of the legitimate Muslim Brotherhood government, refused to wait.