Posts Tagged: Arab Spring
Although many challenges lie ahead, Ennahda's victory in Tunisia shows that the country is starting to work like a real democracy.
In response to popular pressures, the Algerian regime is making gestures toward reform. But the real problem is the regime itself.
Washington's poor response to the Arab Spring has severely damaged its ability to mediate the situation in Syria.
With the Arab uprisings reconfiguring the regional political landscape, the time has come for America to regain the trust and goodwill of the Islamic world. The clock is ticking fast.
They occupied their squares to defeat tyrants; we occupy our squares to defeat the tyranny of business as usual.
Is political Islam poised to "hijack" the Arab Spring, and why does that scare so many people?
Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann attributes President Obama with "laying the table" for the Arab Spring.
Until there is a change in the Obama administration's policies, the president has little credibility in preaching to the world about the importance of peace.
Turkey is winning friends and influencing the Middle East, but its Dale Carnegie approach doesn't extend to Israel.
Special Envoy Tony Blair has surprised with his nimble and adaptive diplomacy over Palestinian statehood, whereas President Obama is still rigid and adamant.