Regions / Egypt
In the post-Cold War era, the right and even some on the left are playing a new game of "Who's your favorite dictator?"
Saudi Arabia's ongoing war in Yemen does more to highlight the kingdom's isolation than its power.
Some international NGOs promote universal norms and values while others advance the interests of governments. Is it possible to create space for one kind without the other?
The Yemen war is a variation on an old theme, where despotic regimes in the Middle East call on the United States to do their dirty work.
Blogging from Istanbul, American Shadid King Bolsen incites Islamist extremist violence in Egypt.
Four years later, it's clear that the Arab Spring didn’t stop U.S. support for friendly despots.
Five bedrock delusions keep America mired in the Middle East, to everyone's detriment.
It's been a year since the Egyptian military committed the worst massacre in modern Egypt's history. Why does the U.S. continue to fund it?
With secular autocrats and rigid Islamists equally discredited in the Arab world, the space is wide open for progressive democrats to save the Arab spring.
Three ways rebellious young people are still reshaping the Middle East.