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Citizenship and Its Discontents: The Struggle for Rights, Pluralism and Inclusion in the Middle East

Citizenship and Its Discontents: The Struggle for Rights, Pluralism and Inclusion in the Middle East

All around the world Pluralism and rights are under threat communal violence, authoritarianism, and religious identity politics have eroded the value of citizenship. Nowhere is this crisis more urgent than in the Middle East. That’s why The Century Foundation, with support from the Henry Luce Foundation, recently convened some of the world’s leading experts to …

Civil Liberties

All of us like to think of ourselves as true champions of civil rights and civil liberties And yet, if we’re honest, we recognize that there are reasonable people of goodwill who disagree with us about some important rights and liberties issues. And they too regard themselves as champions of civil rights and liberties. Most …