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Islamist movements show democracy and liberalism not synonymous: Hamid

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Shadi Hamid, a fellow at the Brookings Institution and author of the new book, "Temptations of Power: Islamists and Illiberal Democracy in a New Middle East," says that Western assumptions about the post-Arab Spring era failed to take into account deep religious and cultural conservatism in the region.

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