In: Islam

Egypt’s Transition towards Democracy: An Unhappy Ending or An Unfinished Story?
October 24, 2016

Guest post by Yasmine Mandour, Member of the IAPSS Student Research Committee on Human Rights and Gender Studies More than three…

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Like Oil and Water? Islam and Democracy in the Middle East
September 12, 2015

Author’s Note: This article was previously written in 2011 without a title during the height of the Arab Spring. At that…

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Demonization of Islam and Orientalism in Western media
March 10, 2015

In the late seventies, Edward Said published his prominent work Orientalism, in which he, among other things, exposed and criticized western…

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Peace be with you: The future of peace in Southern Philippines (Part II)
February 20, 2015

Author’s Note: Part I of this article can be found here (https://www.iapss.org/wp/sunday-bloody-sunday-the-future-of-peace-in-southern-philippines-i/) To what the Moro rebels thought would be an…

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Sunday Bloody Sunday: The future of peace in Southern Philippines (Part 1)
February 8, 2015

The ongoing peace process in Mindanao, a region south of the Philippines where a long-standing war between Muslim settlers and government…

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