Weekend Reading: Economic Challenges, Constitutional Lessons, and an Iranian Scenario
Steven A. Cook
January 20, 2012
Jordanian Muslim reads the Koran at al-Husainy mosque in Amman during the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan (Muhammad Hamed/Courtesy Reuters)
Adeel Malik and Bassem Awadallah comment on the economic challenges in a ‘post-Arab Spring’ Middle East.
Abdel Moneim Said argues that the American ruling on sharia in Oklahoma may hold a lesson for Egypt in drafting its constitution.
Robert Wright at The Atlantic puts forward his argument as to why regime change won’t work in Iran.
Opinions expressed on CFR blogs are solely those of the author or commenter, not of CFR, which takes no institutional positions.
Post a Comment
CFR seeks to foster civil and informed discussion of foreign policy issues. All comments must abide by CFR's guidelines and will be moderated prior to posting.