Pluralism and Liberal Democracy
Is Islam compatible with liberal democracy? Yes, contends Mustafa Akyol in an interview from the Istanbul Seminars 2014, but it needs effort in re-thinking and re-interpreting Islamic thought, and the will to do so. Islamic medieval history is full of examples of pluralism.
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Interview: Nicola Missaglia
Production and Text Editing: Nina zu Fürstenberg
Filmmaker : Volkan Güçlü
Video Editing: Anna Fanuele