February 10, 2011
Sometimes Best to Cooperate With Dictators
Herfried Munkler, Der Spiegel
The uprisings in the Arab world have prompted much hand-wringing among Europeans, who worry that the West has been too lenient with the region's autocrats. Sometimes, however, tolerating dictators is very much in the West's best interest.
TAGGED: United States, Hosni Mubarak, Egypt