10 Myths about the Arab Spring: A Secular Uprising?

10 Myths about the Arab Spring: A Secular Uprising?

The Majalla Magazine (2011)

A Secular Uprising? As the Arab spring unfolds without loud and explicit calls for the establishment of Islamic states or modern-day Caliphates across the region, commentators and policymakers alike appear relieved by the apparent secular nature of the protests. Yet this emerging consensus on a “secular uprising” is both wrong and dangerous...

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