Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- It’s official: The Islamists have
won the Arab Spring. And the result was as inevitable as it is
Last week’s elections in Tunisia gave more than 41 percent
of the vote -- a solid plurality -- to the Islamic democrats of
the Ennahdha party. The only secularist group that actively
campaigned against the Islamists in the race for seats in the
constituent assembly, the Progressive Democratic Party, got an
embarrassing 17 seats in the 217-member assembly.