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Commentary: Islam and Democracy

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Commentary: Islam and Democracy

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As Iraq moves toward self-government, conversations about the interplay between Islam and democracy continue in the United States and in the Muslim world. Commentator Murad Kalam recently returned from a trip to Egypt that changed his views about how democracy can work in Muslim countries. His new novel is titled Night Journey.