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World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Jytte Klausen Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 Jy tte Klausen is professor of comparative politics a t Brandeis University and the author o f The Islamic Challenge: Politics and Religion in Western Europe (Oxford University Press). Europe’s Muslim Political Elite...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Marvin Howe Marvine Howe was a long-time foreign correspondent for The New York Times and is the author of Al-Andalus Rediscovered: Iberia’s New Muslims (Columbia University Press). © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Mesquita Central de Lisboa, Lisbon...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 62–63.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Elisabeth Zerofsky Journalist and translator Elisabeth Zerofsky introduces her deft translation of author Kamel Daoud’s essay on sex in the Muslim world. Daoud’s piece provoked a media frenzy when it was published in France earlier this year. Everyone, including the French prime minister, seemed...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 48–54.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Abby Seiff An insurgency has consumed much of southern Thailand. Since 2004, almost 7,000 have been killed and more than 12,000 wounded as Malay Muslims push for greater autonomy. Journalist Abby Seiff describes the Thai government's brutal security tactics and investigates what's sustaining the...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 9–12.
Published: 01 March 2017
... a broader initiative to demonize Muslims and create an alternate history of terrorist threat in America. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Donald Trump propaganda Uzbekistan Islam Karimov LOCO STEVE LOCO STEVE Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to Donald Trump, told...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Hisham Aidi France, which has long prided itself on providing refuge to African-American artists and dissidents, has found it much easier to support minority agitation abroad than at home. Hisham Aidi shows how Muslim youth in France are looking to the Black Power movement in the U.S. for...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2004) 21 (3): 15–22.
Published: 01 September 2004
... least 3,000 Arab and tion to terrorism were swept up and placed Muslim men have been detained in the in internment camps, where they were ripe crackdown on illegal immigrants that fol­ 16 WORLD POLICY JO URNAL • FALL 2004 lowed the 9...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 11–27.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Mira Kamdar I will not buy anything from any Muslim to the eradication of smallpox. Even our shopkeeper parents’ “mixed marriage”— my mother is I will not use those traitors’ hotels or Danish American—was to be understood their garages...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 60–69.
Published: 01 December 2011
... obscured a more relevant and remarkable story. Kerala’s real treasure cannot be measured in dollars, pounds, or rupees. Its true gold is the example it sets—not just for India—of civilized coexistence among Hindus, Muslims, and Christians. Comity has been abetted by Kerala’s developmental success, made...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 41–44.
Published: 01 September 2017
... initially being dazzled by the glitz of Western life, she experiences an existential crisis that leads her to embark on a global search for true spirituality. She doesn’t find it anywhere. Khaula is deep in a pit of desolation when she encounters a teacher, a pious Muslim woman who guides her religious...
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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 June 2013) 30 (2): 70–79.
Published: 01 June 2013
... capital of the Tatarstan republic. Just opposite, Islamic prayer beads sit in heaps on a rack. In this Russian-ruled region with a Muslim majority, bars and mosques exist side by side. A nearby store advertises clothing for Muslim women, and inside, Zulfia, one of the two female owners, helps customers...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2006) 23 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2006
... received his revela­ impatiently. tions from God. They wish to return to a “I am not guilty, you are guilty!” snapped way of life within the Sunni tradition simi­ some of the prisoners. “Jihad is not guilt,” lar to that of the early Muslim community, shouted another...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2003) 20 (1): 77–92.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... nal, troubled year as viceroy of India, he A melancholy forgotten casualty has won London’s approval for slicing Bengal been the Red Shirts, a nonviolent, demo­ into two provinces: East Bengal, comprising cratic, and secular liberation movement that 18 million Muslims and 12 million Hindus...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 93–103.
Published: 01 June 2015
... “Long live the chief priest!” In another veiled incitement to sectarian tension, the priest proclaims, “everyone, irrespective of religion, can come to Varanasi, but only Muslims are allowed in Mecca and Medina. This is the century of Hindutva, not just in India but in the entire world.” In...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2005) 22 (2): 95–101.
Published: 01 June 2005
... key U.S. ally in the global and vitality. Yet, Cohen does bring alive the war on terror is a nuclear armed state occu­ tension between the idea and reality. The pying the international spotlight. Because it idea that Muslims were a separate nation is so important, those who need Pakistan that...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2015) 32 (1): 53–61.
Published: 01 March 2015
... shape our own future. So the idea of Islamic futures is that communities must take responsibility for thinking about the future. What would be a viable, dynamic future for Muslim society based on justice and equity, and the basic principles of Islam, what would that future look like? To develop some...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 7–13.
Published: 01 December 2011
...—Faith made a sudden breakthrough into contemporary global politics with the 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran. From the Taliban to al-Qaida, the following three decades have been full of international tensions where faith was a leading factor, but this unease has by no means been restricted to the Muslim...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 9–13.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... One particularly important issue has been the protection of rights of religious minorities. Over the last few years, there has been a worrying trend across Europe—an increase in convictions for inciting hatred against Muslim communities and immigrants. Muslims and non-Muslims need to get to know each...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 89–93.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Indian-ness, and admitted the le­ ever, believe that for a thousand years India gality of our long years of living in sin with has been a single cultural unit that absorbed the English.” all its invaders, and that Muslims, Chris­ That was in the time of Jawaharlal Neh­...