Topic: Islam and Democracy

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

Pakistani cricketer turned politician and head of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf or Movement for Justice Party Imran Khan waves to his supporters during a rally in Lahore, Pakistan, 30 October 2011 (photo: AP)

Imran Khan

Pakistan's Dream Catcher

Andrea Teti

Interview with Andrea Teti

''The Arab Uprising Was Not about Liberal Democracy''

Demonstrators on Tahrir Square in Cairo (photo: AP)

The Arab Spring's Balance Sheet

The Grapes of Arab Wrath

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

The Arab Spring and Political Change

Are Arabs Capable of Democracy?

A woman stands in front of a poster declaring that elections in Iran are for the protection of the country (photo: Mehr)

Iranian Journalists under Pressure

Arrest or Exile

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Gen. Necdet Ozel, Turkey's new Land Forces Commander and acting Chief of Staff (photo: AP)

Turkey's Military versus the Government

From Military Tutelage to Civilian Authoritarianism?

Nado Abo El-Nada, center, candidate of the Salafist al-Nour party during the election campaign (photo: Reuters)

Salafists in Egypt

Exploiting the Weakness of the People

The faculty of Natural Sciences of the University of Tripoli (photo: private copyright)

The University of Tripoli

The Desolate Wasteland of Gaddafi's Education System

A young man walks past graffiti that reads 'revolution' in downtown Cairo (photo: dpa)

2011 in the Arab World

No Reason to Fear the Democratic Experiment

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