Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Politics has trumped democracy as Iraq just postponed a key vote on the status of U.S. forces in their country.
To reach a peace settlement in the Middle East, the United States has to put pressure on Israel and reach out to Hamas.
'The Will to Resist' is a book about average soldiers and their brave acts of dissent against a system that is betraying them.
Beneath the fog of politics, according to a new documentary, Iran has a vibrant youth and art culture.
The war's casualties are measured in more than broken bodies.
A poet from Iran remembers someone for whom time ran out too soon.
Islam is far from monolithic. A recent arts and ideas festival in New York proves the point.
While Iraq could easily become Obama's nightmare with a policy that emphasizes sectarian divisions, a national unity framework will help Iraq become a new democracy in the Middle East.
The opposition has to change drastically if it is to qualify as a genuine civil rights movement.
What happened to the inevitable wave of democracy reaching every shore?