Author: Jan Kuhlmann

Fethullah Gülen (phto: picture-alliance/AP)

Two New Books on the Gülen Movement

Happy Altruists Everywhere

Members of the Egyptian security forces arrest supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood outside the al-Fath mosque in Cairo on 17 August 2013 (picture alliance/Zumapress)

Power Struggle in Egypt

The Mubarak System in a New Guise

Military units block a road in Egypt's capital city (photo: dpa)

Egypt in Turmoil

Derailing Democracy

Syrian refugees at the Domiz refugee camp (photo: Jan Kuhlmann)

The Domiz Refugee Camp in North Iraq

The Agony of the Syrian Refugees

Eugene Rogan in his office (photo: private copyright)

Eugene Rogan on Arab History and the Arab Spring

''The Subordination of the Arab World May Be Ending''

Mohammad Mojtahed Shabestari (photo: © Humboldt University Berlin)

Interview with Mohammad Mojtahed Shabestari

Why Islam and Democracy Go Well Together

Young Muslim woman wearing a headscarf and a 'hoodie' (photo: dpa)

Sexual Self-determination in Traditional Muslim Families

In the Firm Grip of Honour

President Bashar al-Assad delivering a speech in Damascus on 10 January 2012 (photo: Syrian State Television via APTN/AP/dapd)

Conspiracy Fears in Syria

The Power of the Big Story

Woman in front of the Sehitlik Mosque in Berlin, Germany (photo: dpa)

Postal Threats Sent to Mosques in Germany

Solidarity in the Face of Rightwing Extremism and Racism

Protests in Tahrir Square on the first anniversary of the revolution (photo: Reuters)

The Arab Spring and Political Change

Are Arabs Capable of Democracy?