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Islam and Democracy in the Middle East (Audio)

Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call

Speaker: Reza Aslan, Contributing Editor, "Daily Beast"; Associate Professor of Creative Writing, University of California, Riverside
Presider: Irina A. Faskianos, Vice President, National Program & Outreach, Council on Foreign Relations
February 28, 2011

Reza Aslan, writer and scholar of religions, discussed the recent wave of political protests throughout Egypt, Iran, and across the Middle East, and addressed Islam's role in democratization, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

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