Long is the road to true democracy
Transitioning to democracy is particularly difficult in countries where Islamic political movements that are ideologically opposed to Western-style democracy enjoy massive support.
In history there are no examples of instant establishment of true democracy in societies that don't have a tradition of democratic rule, democratic institutions, the rule of law, and respect for the individual and his rights. Evidently a transition period stretching over years, sometimes generations, often accompanied by violent convulsions, is required before societies that have been under autocratic rule for...
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