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Red tide shakes main parties in India’s Kerala State A victory for secularism by Muhammad Shafeeque

CIP June 21, 2016 A political storm caused by public anger against the incumbent Oommen Chandy state administration has swept the United Democratic Front (UDF), led by the secularist and modernist Congress party, out of power in the southwest Indian…
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Repressive laws demonstrate unwillingness of Xi Jinping to embrace lessons of Tiananmen Square Massacre Xi Jinping must meet present-day calls for democratic reform and freedom as embodied by the student movement of 1989 by The Uyghur Human Rights Project

The Uyghur Human Rights Project May 31, 2016 Note: The Center for Islamic Pluralism endorses this statement by the Uyghur Human Rights Project.] The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) extends its sympathies to the families of the victims of the…
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The Myth of the Andalusian Paradise by Darío Fernández-Morera ISI Books, 376 pp., $29.95 Reviewed by Stephen Schwartz

The Weekly Standard   June 6, 2016 The author of this volume—a professor of Spanish and Portuguese studies at Northwestern—wrote it with provocative intent. But whether The Myth of the Andalusian Paradise will stimulate the academic and media debate he desires…
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