February 3, 2014

Too Soon to Judge the Arab Spring?

Trudy Rubin, Philadelphia Inquirer

The Associated Press

I question whether there are leaders in the region capable of persuading fearful publics - including minority Christians and Shiites - that pluralism won't threaten their existence. Tunisia has such leaders, but Egypt, Syria, and Iraq currently lack them. Let's hope they emerge.

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TAGGED: Arab Spring, Tunisia, Egypt, Syria


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