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The ISIS Challenge to Moderate Islamism

Ahmed Meiloud, April 27, 2015

Months before the Arab uprising, al-Jamaa al-Libiyya al-Muqatila (the Libyan Fighting Group) published a 400-page monograph declaring its renunciation of violence ...

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Speech

Responding to Failure: Reorganizing U.S. Policies in the Middle East

Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. (USFS, Ret.), March 10, 2015

I want to speak with you today about the Middle East. This is the region where Africa, Asia, and Europe ...

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Journal Essay

Turkey's Counterrevolution: Notes from the Dark Side

Jeremy Salt

Spring 2015, Volume XXII, Number 1

In 1908, the Ottoman Third Army marched from Macedonia to Istanbul and forced the sultan to restore the constitution, introduced ...

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Journal Essay

Syrian and Iraqi Kurds: Conflict and Cooperation

Till F. Paasche

Spring 2015, Volume XXII, Number 1

Historically the role of the Kurds and Kurdish parties in Syria has been shaped by the Syrian government's regional power ...

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Journal Essay

Political Muslims in America: From Islamism to Exceptionalism

M. A. Muqtedar Khan

Spring 2015, Volume XXII, Number 1

When scholars and commentators reflect on the diversity of American Muslims, they often divide them into simple categories such as ...

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Journal Essay

The Presbyterians Divest

Ronald R. Stockton

Spring 2015, Volume XXII, Number 1

In June 2014, the 221st Presbyterian General Assembly, meeting in Detroit, decided by a vote of 310 to 303 to ...

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