By Curtis Brainard and Cristine Russell Jul 6, 2011 at 05:00 PM
Doha, Qatar—The Arab Spring that toppled governments in North Africa and the Middle East turned into an Arab summer for... More
By Louise Lief Dec 17, 2012 at 11:21 AM
Saudi medical students meet the press. Photo by Christa Case Bryant/The Christian Science Monitor During the eight years I... More
By James Fahn Jul 11, 2011 at 02:00 PM
Doha, Qatar—“Water flows uphill toward money and power,” said hydrologist Tony Allan, citing a political truism during a talk here... More
By Greg Marx May 19, 2011 at 01:20 PM
As the president prepared to deliver his remarks on American policy in the wake of the “Arab Spring,” the lead... More
By Lawrence Pintak Oct 27, 2011 at 02:11 PM
The young Iranian prisoner was no more than fourteen, still caked with a thick layer of dust from the battlefield.... More
By Dave Marash Sep 19, 2011 at 04:02 PM
This spring, just before he turned thirty-two, Ayman Mohyeldin’s contract with Al Jazeera was ending and he was faced with... More
By Justin D. Martin Nov 4, 2011 at 02:17 PM
Both Israeli and US policymakers are fond of calling Israel and the United States likeminded democracies. “America has no better... More
By Justin D. Martin Jan 31, 2012 at 11:21 AM
There are anywhere between 3.5 and 5.1 million Americans of Arab descent, according to figures from the Arab American Institute,... More
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