Islam and Democracy

This story from Time Magazine about one of the leaders of the pro-democracy movement in Yemen, Tawakul Karman, should at least give pause to those who believe that Islam and democracy are incompatible.  Ms. Tawakul, a journalist, is one of the most visible human rights activists in the country.  She is also a member of the Islamist political party Islah and a devout Muslim.

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