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Is Saudi Arabia Opening Up?
| Jan. 4, 2011
| Daniel Pipes
Posted on 01/04/2011 11:12:08 AM PST by forty_years
... Many Saudis are fed up with the inordinate interference of religious authorities in their lives, and one can even speak of an anti-clerical movement. The liberals, however, speak a language that is alien to the world of official Wahhabism and the majority of Saudis and is therefore hardly likely to influence them. ...
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TOPICS: Current Events; Islam; Religion & Culture; Religion & Politics
KEYWORDS: abdullah; reform; saudis; wahhabi
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