April 2, 2011

Bernard Lewis and the Arab Spring

Bari Weiss, Wall Street Journal

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'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?

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TAGGED: Middle East, Arab

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