We will be fighting these theocrats
for a very long time; of that, I have no doubt.
One reason why I am proud to make Bahrain my home and destiny is that it is the model of tolerant co-existence that these theocrats
Others campaigned as democrats but ruled as theocrats
These US advocates particularly point to Qom-based Ayatullah Muhammad-Taqi Musbah-Yazdi, by far the most extreme among the Safawi theocrats
allied to Supreme Leader Ayatullah Ali Khamenei.
Privately, Erdogancalls theocrats
of any sect "hypocrites" or "cheap crooks using God as a cover for their huger to control and exploit the people".
Rafsanjani is the only senior theocrat
in Iran still enjoying good relations with the Saudi leadership, which can mediate between Tehran and Washington for a formula in favour of all the parties concerned.
The university's ostensible stamp of approval will make it easier for these theocrats
to appear respectable and create powerful political alliances at the expense of America's future.
If America wants to see fewer theocrats
and more technocrats in the Arab world, it should welcome leadership from Libya and Lebanon, Morocco and Qatar.
He argues that we are now repeating this mistake in the face of the threat from Iran's revolutionary theocrats
and the militant jihadist movements they have inspired.
Iran's society has long been divided between conservative hardliners and reformists, the urban middle classes and the rural population, liberal academics, clerics and firm theocrats
He also defended Samira Rajab's news analysis, describing it as 'frank and honest', as it laid bare theocrats
ruling Iran and exploiting the state in heinous ways.
This is the question that theocrats
raised in order to chip away at Pervez Musharraf's credibility: Why was Pakistan fighting America's war against fellow-Muslims?