Youth movement takes on Brotherhood and taboos in Jordan vote

AMMAN // 19.09.16 // MIDDLE EAST EYE

Jordan’s parliamentary election has seen the country’s streets plastered with posters for 230 lists competing for seats in Tuesday’s vote.

One list in particular has raised eyebrows. The Maan List, whose name means "Together" in Arabic, is vying for votes in Amman’s third electoral district, where its secular programme is seen by some as breaking taboos, but has prompted death threats from others.


[Photo: Maria de la Guardia]