Posts Tagged: ennahda
Three reasons to be (a little) cheerful about the state of the world last year.
Both leading parties in Tunisia, Ennahda and Nidaa Tounes, are committed to neoliberalism and structural adjustment.
Religious tensions, remnants of the police state, and a broken-down neoliberal economic model imperil Tunisia’s otherwise impressive democratic transition.
Claims of success for the “Tunisian transition” are premature.
Three ways rebellious young people are still reshaping the Middle East.
While Tunisia remains an island of hope, its latest government reshuffling promises to change little for the country's impoverished population.
If Tunisia’s ruling Ennahda party survives its current power struggle, it will be thanks to the Obama administration, not fellow Islamists.
Tunisia's stagnant economy could also stagnate its democracy--the good news is Washington can actually help.
Despite reservations, both Washington and Paris have decided that, when it comes to Tunisia, the horse they are going to ride is the Ennahda party.
The assassination of a progressive Tunisian leader is the culmination of a full-blown socio-economic and cultural crisis that has been brewing in the country for the past two years.