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Religion and faith play a significant role in individuals' private lives. And in America and across the globe, they increasingly influence public policy and political questions as well. Brookings's research includes topics such as religion and politics, faith based initiatives, legal protections of religious expression, religion in the workplace, religious education and relations between Christians and Muslims.
Europe risks repeating past mistakes on Islam
July 21, 2016, Jonathan Laurence
Today’s crisis of Islamic religious legitimacy and the spread of Salafi ideology are a direct legacy of 20th century European empires, argues Jonathan Laurence. To avoid making the same mistakes again, we need to understand both the contingency of that history and the vacuity of the term “Islamic fundamentalism.”
Middle East and North Africa
June 20, 2016, Sarah Yerkes
June 8, 2016, Shadi Hamid
Opinion | TIME
June 3, 2016, Shadi Hamid
May 6, 2016, Eric Rosand
Opinion | South Asia Hand
February 18, 2016, Teresita C. Schaffer and Howard Schaffer
January 28, 2016, William A. Galston
January 19, 2016, Shadi Hamid
January 14, 2016, Shadi Hamid
November 16, 2015, Liz Sablich
Blog Post | PBS Newshour
October 1, 2015, Shadi Hamid
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E.J. Dionne, Jr.
Senior Fellow, Governance Studies
The W. Averell Harriman Chair
William A. Galston
The Ezra K. Zilkha Chair in Governance Studies
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center on the United States and Europe
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