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R4 Questions Shaykh Ghannushi about Islam, Democracy and Secularism

I just got round to listening to Radio 4’s Analysis programme which a couple of weeks ago interviewed the influential Tunisian Islamic thinker, Rashid Ghannushi, the founder of the an-Nahda party which won the largest share of the vote in … Continue reading

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Tunisia: Between hope and despair

Wasn’t it wonderful to see the Tunisian dictator Zayn al-Abidin Bin Ali being forced to flee the country to Saudi Arabia (a longtime refuge for fleeing dictators)? Even better would have been to see him and his family put on trial for … Continue reading

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