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Better Dictators than Elected Islamists

Ideologues are dictators on steroids who don't moderate upon reaching power but dig themselves in.
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Originally published in the Washington Times on December 11, 2012 under the title  “Islamists are Worse than Dictators” and at DanielPipes.org.

About the Author: Daniel Pipes is a world-renowned Middle East and Islam expert. He is President of the Middle East Forum. His articles appear in many newspapers. He received his A.B. (1971) and Ph.D. (1978) from Harvard University and has taught at Harvard, Pepperdine, the U.S. Naval War College, and the University of Chicago. He is a board member of the U.S. Institute of Peace and other institutions. His website is DanielPipes.org.


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3 Responses to “Better Dictators than Elected Islamists”

  1. best is the islamist.

  2. no good dictator when not islamist.

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