September 30, 2011
Arab Activists Vie to Define Islamic State
Shadid & Kirkpatrick, New York Times
By force of this year’s Arab revolts and revolutions, activists marching under the banner of Islam are on the verge of a reckoning decades in the making: the prospect of achieving decisive power across the region has unleashed an unprecedented debate over the character of the emerging political orders they are helping to build.
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