Islam

The Roots of the Turkish Crisis

Attempted coups aren’t new in Turkey. What’s brought it to this point—and where it may head from here.

By Sophia Pandya

Human Rights First

Yes, Islam can be liberalized. The building block must be human rights, universally applied. A response to the “Islam and Liberalism” roundtable.

By Mohja Kahf

Pragmatism Isn’t Enough

Sanity, pragmatism, and prudence are necessary. But are they sufficient? A response to Joseph S. Nye.

By Richard Just

Islam And Liberalism

What are the progressive roots within Islam, and can they be strengthened? A roundtable discussion.

By Hassan Abbas Keith Ellison Asra Q. Nomani Ani Zonneveld

Lifting the Veil

In her recipe for how Arab women can attain sexual freedom, Mona Eltahawy sidelines a key ingredient: men.

By Kim Ghattas