Can There Be an Islamic Democracy?

Review Essay by David Bukay Middle East Quarterly Spring 2007 Are Islam and democracy compatible? A large literature has developed arguing that Islam has all the ingredients of modern state and society. Many Muslim intellectuals seek to prove that Islam enshrines democratic values. But rather than lead the debate, they often follow it, peppering their... Continue Reading →


On Liberty

 On Liberty By John Stewart Mill  "Strange it is, that men should admit the validity of the arguments for free discussion, but object to their being "pushed to an extreme;" not seeing that unless the reasons are good for an extreme case, they are not good for any case. Strange that they should imagine that... Continue Reading →

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