Adventures in Yonderland

A log of my adventures, both real and imagined.

BBC News – Salafism: Why ultra-conservative Islam is finding support in post-revolution Egypt


BBC News – Salafism: Why ultra-conservative Islam is finding support in post-revolution Egypt.

This is important. It explains a lot about how things work in the world, at least as far as politics is concerned. There is an illustration here between the power of top-down mobilization and grass-roots. In the end, the grass-roots is going to win because there are a lot more of them.

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