Abdelillah Benkirane, secretary-general of the Islamist Justice and Development party (PJD), casts his ballot at a polling station in Rabat (REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal).

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What does it mean for Islamists to "win"?

January 14, 2016, Shadi Hamid

This has been a challenging time for mainstream Islamists. Even where they have been most successful, they have, for various reasons, fallen short. When analyzing Islamist parties, how do we measure “success”?

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