Multiculturalism and its impact on the Iraqi political reality

  • Rana Mouloud Shaker Center for Strategic and International Studies / University of Baghdad


The lack of awareness of the importance of constructive interaction between cultural groups at the social and political level, Led to an increase in the number of problems of multiculturalism in Iraq after the year (2003), contributed to the spread of societal violence and led to the aggravation of security and political problems that were directly reflected on his political reality, and the continuing conflict between Partisan forces influencing power, and their lack of clear-cut ideological trends is one of the reasons for their failure to develop the political process, as a result of their endeavor to manage power according to their narrow sectarian orientations, Out of balance to create a common collective will that reflects the interests of a pluralistic society.The issue of solving this problem requires a strong and positive will characterized by rational intellectual maturity, and believes in social interaction to advance the integration process, and in a manner that guarantees the rights, freedoms and interests of everyone fairly and dealing with them on the basis of the principle of citizenship, which entrenches the culture of dialogue, tolerance and peaceful coexistence, and in turn promotes the bonds of societal homogeneity and its culture Conscious and independent political, to weaken the power of belonging and sub-loyalty in favor of the unified national identity, and supports the process of political stability in all its dimensions.

Dec 16, 2020
How to Cite
SHAKER, Rana Mouloud. Multiculturalism and its impact on the Iraqi political reality. Tikrit Journal For Political Science, [S.l.], n. 22, p. 173-192, dec. 2020. ISSN 2312-6639. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 21 apr. 2021. doi: