Return to CFR.org   |   Subscribe to the Religion and Foreign Policy Bulletin

Council on Foreign Relations Religion and Foreign Policy Bulletin
November 2013

November 2013

Resources on Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood

headline image

(Courtesy Reuters/Amr Dalsh)

 

This CFR Backgrounder looks at the future of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt's largest opposition movement and a standard bearer for Islamist groups around the world.

In this CFR Expert Brief, Ed Husain holds that if the Brotherhood is to become a viable political force in the years ahead, it must eschew publicity and focus on reform. Mr. Husain advises the group to divorce itself from Salafi factions and become more inclusive of women and youth.

Join CFR at AAR in Baltimore!

CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Initiative will be exhibiting at the American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. If you plan to be at AAR this weekend, drop by booth #253 in the Baltimore Convention Center to learn more about our initiative and collect complimentary copies of Foreign Affairs magazine and other CFR publications!

 

 

 

About CFR

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders, and other interested citizens in order to help them better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries. Founded in 1921, CFR takes no institutional positions on matters of policy.

About CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Initiative

The CFR Religion and Foreign Policy Initiative connects religious and congregational leaders, scholars, and thinkers with CFR's resources on U.S. foreign policy and provides a forum for this community to discuss a broad range of pressing international issues. For more information, please contact Lizzy McCourt, associate director for the National Program & Outreach, at 212.434.9848 or outreach@cfr.org.

About the Religion and Foreign Policy Portal on CFR.org

CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Portal, www.cfr.org/religion, is a "first stop" on the internet for members of the religious community seeking information on and analysis of U.S. foreign policy and global developments. In addition to a wide range of CFR materials--including work from the think tank, interviews with experts, meeting transcripts, and new backgrounders--users will find analysis and documents from other sources that have been carefully selected by the website's editorial staff for their relevance and quality.

 

Connect with CFR

cfr on facebook Facebook
cfr on twitter Twitter
cfr on youtube YouTube
cfr on youtube Mobile
cfr on youtube Join the conversation at cfr.org/blogs»