Secularism in the Middle East
The definition and application of Secularism, especially the place of religion in society, varies among Muslim countries as it does among European countries and the United States. Secularism is oft...
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Sunni Islam
Jesse Hirsh host of 3D Dialogue speaks with both Imam Hamid Slimi from the International Muslims Organization and Imam Syed Muhammad Rizvi from the Ja'ffari ...
Secularism in Turkey
Secularism in Turkey defines the relationship between religion and state in the country of Turkey. Secularism (or laicity) was first introduced with the 1928 amendment of the Constitution of 1924, whi...
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Secularism in Iran
Secularism in Iran was established as state policy shortly after Rezā Shāh was crowned Shah in 1924. He made any public display or expression of religious faith, including the wearing of the headscarf...
Secularism in Egypt
Secularism in Egypt has had a very important role to play in both the history of Egypt and that of the Middle East. Egypt’s first experience of Secularism started with the British Occupation (1882–195...
Secularism in Bangladesh
Secularism (Bengali: ধর্ম নিরপেক্ষতা) is one of the four fundamental principles according to the original Constitution of Bangladesh in 1972. The secularism principle was removed from the constitu...
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Islam and modernity
Islam and modernity is a topic of discussion in contemporary sociology of religion. The history of Islam chronicles different interpretations and approaches. Modernity is a complex and multidimensiona...
Islamic Modernism
Islamic Modernism, also known as Modernist Salafism, is a movement that has been described as "the first Muslim ideological response" attempting to reconcile Islamic faith with modern Western values ...
Liberal movements within Islam
Liberal movements within Islam involve professed Muslims who have produced a considerable body of liberal thought on the re-interpretation and reform of Islamic understanding and practice. Their work ...
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Secularism in Israel
Secularism in Israel shows how matters of religion and how matters of state are related within Israel. Secularism is defined as an indifference to, rejection or exclusion of religion and religious con...
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Secularism in Lebanon
The secularization process in Lebanon began under a 1920's French mandate, continuing under different governments since independence. Lebanon is a parliamentary democracy within an overall Confessiona...
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Sunni Islam
Sunni Islam (/ˈsuːni/ or /ˈsʊni/) is the largest branch of Islam; its adherents are referred to in Arabic as ahl as-sunnah wa l-jamāʻah (Arabic: أهل السنة والجماعة‎), "people of the traditio...
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National Democratic Party (Iraq)
The National Democratic Party (Arabic: الحزب الوطني الديمقراطي‎, Hizb al Dimuqratiyah al Wataniyah) is an Iraqi Secular political party. The party was founded after the 2003 invasion of Iraq...
Hiloni
Hiloni (Hebrew: חִלּוֹנִי), plural hilonim (Hebrew: חִלּוֹנִים), derived from the Hebrew word hulin, meaning "secular" or "mundane," is the term used in Israel for non-religious Jews.As natives of Isr...
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Shinui
Shinui (Hebrew: שִׁינּוּי, lit. Change) is a Zionist, secular and anti-clerical free market liberal party and political movement in Israel. The party twice became the third largest in the Knesset, but...
Green Party of Lebanon
The Green Party of Lebanon (Arabic: حزب الخضر اللبناني‎ ĥizb-al-khodor-al-lubnanī) is a Lebanese green political party. Founded in August 2008 by Philip Skaf, the green party advocates envir...
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Constitution of Turkey
The Constitution of the Republic of Turkey (also known as the Constitution of 1982) is Turkey's fundamental law. It establishes the organisation of the government and sets out the principles and rules...
Meretz
Meretz (Hebrew: מֶרֶצ‎, lit. Vigour) is a social-democratic and Zionist political party in Israel.The party was originally formed in 1992 with the union of Ratz, Mapam, and Shinui and was at its...
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People's Union (Iraq)
The People's Union (Arabic: اتحاد الشعب‎, Ittihad Al Shaab) is an electoral coalition in Iraq, led by the Iraqi Communist Party.
The People's Union was the main communist party list in t...
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Yisrael Beiteinu
Yisrael Beiteinu (Hebrew: יִשְׂרָאֵל בֵּיתֵנוּ‎, lit. Israel is Our Home) is a secularist and right-wing nationalist political party in Israel. The party's base has traditionally been secular, R...
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Tripoli Bloc
The Tripoli Bloc has been one of the political blocs present in the Lebanese Parliament. In 1961, the bloc had four members in the parliament. All members of the bloc are deputies from Tripoli (Lebano...