Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh and the failure of democracy

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Dilly Hussain writes that he was not surprised when earlier this week, Bangladesh’s High Court issued a landmark order prohibiting the country’s largest Islamic political party, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) from participating in elections because its constitution was rendered “illegal.” I have always said that Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood (MB) and Bangladesh’s JI have more in common besides […]

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