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World Policy Journal (1 June 2010) 27 (2): 16–18.
Published: 01 June 2010
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Arabia and Turkey. In short, the reign of Maliki is an object lesson to other nascent Islamist leaders across the Middle East of how to consolidate one’s rule from the rubble of a toppled state. To understand Maliki—this century’s first Arab leader elected through a genuinely democratic process...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 59–69.
Published: 01 June 2014
... election of 2012, a Western diplomat marveled, naively, at the multitudes of veiled women who had come out to support the old regime’s candidate, the avowedly anti-Islamist figure of Ahmed Shafik. It was during this campaign that strongly held anti-Islamist themes were aired widely and used to mount a...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2004) 21 (3): 1–14.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... This decontex- ical Islam.1 There is, however, one widely tualizing of Islam allows Islamists in theory shared ingredient in the mix referred to as to ignore the social, economic, and political political Islam that may be responsible for milieus within which Muslim communities projecting a...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2002) 18 (4): 59–67.
Published: 01 December 2002
... and state power ical Islamist regime of the Taliban. In the produces a political culture that can neither shantytowns of the West Bank and the im­ accommodate pluralism nor tolerate dissent. poverished urban centers of Pakistan, angry Iran’s Muslim revolutionaries reinforced crowds celebrated...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 56–67.
Published: 01 June 2000
... preeminent threat to mixing religion and politics. Ecevit’s re­ “modern” civilization and Western values. marks echoed statements by the General From Afghanistan to Algeria, Islamist move­ Staff that even more pointedly blamed the ments have typically flourished in societies moderately Islamist Virtue...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 47–55.
Published: 01 June 2018
... a banned Sufi order, Kısakürek refashioned himself as an Islamist thinker. In Büyük Doğu (The Great East), the political magazine he founded in 1943, Kısakürek diagnosed Marxism and capitalism as the chief causes of Turkey’s ills. He wrote editorials recommending that Islamists seize power...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 64–66.
Published: 01 June 2016
... conviction that is very visible, for example, among Islamists. The Islamist dislikes life. For him, it’s a waste of time that blocks his entry to eternity. It’s temptation, futile growth, a distancing from God and from the sky, a delay on his appointment with the everlasting. Life is the result of a...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 101–112.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Corniche and stroll the glittering avenues. Barely 600 miles down the coast, in Algiers, the dark Islamist forces unleashed by the civil war still linger. But in “Casa,” there are bright lights and freedom. These visitors to Morocco are fully prepared to invest their trust in“M6”—Mohammed VI, the gentle...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., joins Reuters’ Raheem Salman to provide a groundbreaking profile of Iraq’s prime minister, Nouri al-Maliki—and the potentially malevolent prototype he represents for post-Arab Spring Islamist leaders. In a special roundtable, award-winning author and publisher Dave Eggers gathers three young Saudis...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 78–84.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., gave the Islamists considerable free­ The government changes its moral tone not dom to organize themselves after years of 78 WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • SUMMER 2004 clandestine activity in the hope that this held by the NDP, 8 percent are held by inde­ would...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2000) 17 (1): 65–70.
Published: 01 March 2000
... provided the Pressured by the rise of the Islamists in the necessary leadership for an orderly transition early 1990s, the king cautiously began to when Hassan II died last summer. None of liberalize his regime but could not relin­ the dire predictions materialized. The mili­ quish his absolute...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2002) 19 (1): 37–50.
Published: 01 March 2002
... issued his “fatwa” establishing the “Inter­ with Egyptian and Palestinian Islamists in­ national Islamic Front for Jihad Against troduced him to new trends in revolutionary Jews and Crusaders,” and directed the at­ Islamist thought, stemming from the think­ tacks on American interests around the...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2011) 28 (2): 89–99.
Published: 01 June 2011
... embracing democratic reforms that might threaten their power and privileges. The unity of Tahrir has given way to violence between Muslims and Coptic Christians. It’s an environment that favors the Islamists of the Muslim Brotherhood—long accustomed to organizing under repressive conditions— over the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 77–83.
Published: 01 September 2015
... patriarchs whom I also met, view Damascus as the last and best rampart for the protection of Christians, in the absence of a credible Syrian opposition. The religious authorities had already warned me of the dangers of Islamist fundamentalism in mid-2010, during an earlier parliamentary mission I led to...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2013) 30 (2): 70–79.
Published: 01 June 2013
... announced his intention to establish sharia law in the North Caucasus. It marked the first time a high profile Chechen figure had used radical Islamist rhetoric, changing the tone of the North Caucasus rebellion from one of Russian separation to Islamic jihad. Al-Qaida has established links with the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 82–90.
Published: 01 September 2011
... besieging Masood’s northern enclave. American ignorance of Pakistan’s radical Islamist course in Afghanistan reinforced the isolation of the most successful Afghan commander fighting al-Qaida and the Taliban. Less than three months after the Dushanbe meeting, in the quiet, early morning hours of...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2017
... his aversion to facts. In this issue, she compares the fabrications of Trump’s adviser Kellyanne Conway to falsehoods of Uzbek dictator Islam Karimov. In February, Conway conjured a mass terrorist attack on U.S. soil—the Bowling Green massacre—in much the same way Karimov invoked an alleged Islamist...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2013) 30 (4): 88–100.
Published: 01 December 2013
... after the Oslo bomb, it seemed that an Islamist had finally carried out his first successful attack. Norwegians were visibly shaken. The mood among Muslims was equally bleak. They, too, thought the culprit must be Muslim, and were steeling themselves for the follow-up—suspicion, scrutiny, endless calls...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 83–91.
Published: 01 March 2011
... arrest during and after their business trips. Even their luggage cannot be searched. The regime in Uzbekistan has been especially enthusiastic in its embrace of rats . Islam Karimov, the country's autocratic ruler, has long fought a brutal counterinsurgency campaign against Islamist opposition...