Topic: Islam and Democracy

Asmaa Mahfouz, winner of the 2011 Sakharov Prize during the awarding ceremony (photo: EPA/Christophe Karaba)

Interview with the Egyptian Muslim activist Asmaa Mahfouz

''There is no war between Islam and America''

Iran's revolutionary leader Ali Chamenei (photo: dpa)

Iran's Electoral Strategy

All Options off the Table?

Young women at the University of Benghazi, Libya (photo: DW)

Interview with Nader Hashemi

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On the Compatibility of Islam and Democracy

Oya Baydar (photo: dpa)

Interview with the Turkish writer Oya Baydar

''Turkey is a country of miracles''

Pinar Selek (photo: Getty Images)

Interview with Pınar Selek

''The Old Mindset Is Still in Place in Turkey''

Demonstration against the anti-Islamic film in Peshawar, Pakistan, during which a US flag is set on fire (photo: Reuters)

Anti-Islamic Film Riots

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A Culture of Religious Fanaticism

Yadh Ben Achour (photo: Getty Images)

Interview with the Tunisian lawyer Yadh Ben Achour

''Tunisia is in a phase full of contradictions''

Eugene Rogan in his office (photo: private copyright)

Eugene Rogan on Arab History and the Arab Spring

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

The wreckage of a bombed-out car in Kirkuk, 23 July 2012 (photo: Reuters)

Series of Terrorist Attacks in Iraq

A Culture of Violence

Close-up of a statue of a person holding a book (photo: Bilderbox)

Inter-religious Research Training Group

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God's Think Tank

Rebels in Tripoli (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Libya after the Parliamentary Elections

Precarious and Unstable

Mohammad Mojtahed Shabestari (photo: © Humboldt University Berlin)

Interview with Mohammad Mojtahed Shabestari

Why Islam and Democracy Go Well Together

A destroyed Ahmadi home in Pandeglang, Indonesia (photo: AP)

Violence against Minorities in Indonesia

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Democracy without Tolerance

Nadia Ait Zai (photo: Martina Sabra)

Interview with the Algerian Women's Rights Activist Nadia Ait Zai

''We need to completely change the system of government''

Christians and Muslims demonstrating for tolerance on Tahrir Square, Cairo (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Christian Minorities in the Islamic World

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No Arab Spring for Christians

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

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