LD – Mar/Apr ’16 – Promoting democracy in Middle East

The topic is announced, and the following two articles immediately appear. First, from The Atlantic, Tunisia as an example. Second, Friedman on Egypt’s experiences after their Arab Spring, and what it says about democracy in the region (with an unexpected villain).

Rached Ghannouchi – Tunisia’s Answer to ISIS Is Democracy

Friedman – Social Media, Destroyer or Creator – Arab Spring aftermath in Egypt

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