Regions / Middle East & North Africa
From Edward Snowden to the Taliban-go-Miami Beach.
The removal from office of President Mohammed Morsi portends great excitement but even greater threats to democracy.
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.'