April 2, 2011
Bernard Lewis and the Arab Spring
Bari Weiss, Wall Street Journal
'What Went Wrong?" That was the explosive title of a December 2001 book by historian Bernard Lewis about the decline of the Muslim world. Already at the printer when 9/11 struck, the book rocketed the professor to widespread public attention, and its central question gripped Americans for a decade.
Now, all of a sudden, there's a new question on American minds: What Might Go Right?
TAGGED: Middle East, Arab