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Are Elected Islamists Better Than Dictators?

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The popular uprisings of the Arab Spring have left a leadership void that Islamist parties have been quick to fill. A longtime supporter of former strongmen like Egypt’s Mubarak and Tunisia’s Ben Ali, the U.S. now faces the uncomfortable result of Arab democracy — the rise of Islamist parties that are less amenable to the West than their autocratic predecessors.

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Is the FDA Too Cautious?

Is the FDA keeping good drugs off of the market?

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Two teams of dynamic leaders engage in a battle of wit to capture your vote.

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