Regions / Middle East & North Africa
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?
Iranians need no lessons in democracy from the United States.
The United States can best promote change in Iran by not actively promoting change.
A rundown of how Obama failed to address Egyptian and Saudi repression in his address to the Muslim world.
For the United States to focus only on improving its image in the Arab and Muslim world is to see only half of the picture.
With the food crisis still a fresh memory, land-poor countries are staking huge claims to arable land in the Global South.