Who's Afraid of the Islamists?
- In the USA, GOPer extremists will be running the Congress after the midterm 2014 election. Will the USA still be termed a democracy when all useful legislation is stymied by the Tea Party far right wing? Nearly the only thing happening is Obama's use of executive orders which can be rescinded with the subsequent regime.
from another yahoo group---What should democracies do if religious fascists and extremists stand to win elections by popular vote? - GaryWhen Attaturk employed totalitarianism to liberate Turkey from the Caliphate, a paradox was born in the Middle East. Ever since, democratic processes are destroyed in order to achieve democracy.Who's Afraid of the Islamists? From Attaturk to al-Sisi, from John Dewey to Fox News
Khaled Abou El Fadl ABC Religion and Ethics Updated 21 May 2014Who's Afraid of the Islamists? From Attaturk to al-Sisi, from John Dewey to Fox News – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)