Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The lesson from the streets of Brazil, Turkey, and the Arab world is to avoid underestimating social movements still in their infancy.
Hassan Rouhani's win in Iran's presidential election suggests that neither reformists nor conservatives are pleased with the country's status quo.
It regained prominence with the release of the 2011 film "Of Gods and Men."
To support women's rights in Egypt, the international community must condemn state violence, support civil society, and work for economic justice.
Tunisia's stagnant economy could also stagnate its democracy--the good news is Washington can actually help.
Obama's decision to arm the Syrian rebels will likely escalate the conflict and torpedo any possibility for a political solution.
Are zombies the key to peace between Israel and Palestine?
Let's resist the temptation to intervene in Syria. This time, let's say 'lesson learned.'
Is it just a propaganda tool that affords the U.S. cover under which to continue its role as global policeman?
Iran's June 14 presidential election results, announced the day after voting was held, were nothing less than a political earthquake.