Saudi Arabia is witnessing dramatic changes – from a gradual break-up of the royal family’s 200-years old alliance with the austere Sunni discipline, Wahhabism, to major developments within the royal… read more →
Violent Islamism is not an aberrational accident in Arab and Islamic history. It has always followed the fall of the dominant order.
After the Arab Spring, the rise of Islamists stirred social polarization in many countries. The most potent Islamists today are the jihadists who have seized control of territory through extreme… read more →