A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
Graffiti by protestors in Algiers and Beirut shows their desire to take control of public space.
Whether drawing inspiration from fictional characters or historical heroes, young people in Beirut and Algiers are creating bold visions to take back the public space.
Development, dissent, and the future of the Arab world.
Tunisia an unprecedented opportunity for a democratic opening.
The recent election was about Tunisians wanting to distance themselves from the failures of established political figures and parties, and who they want to lead them into the future.
Only eight years after the uprising, Tunisians have shown that they learned, reproduced, and know democratic values.
Tunisians are preparing to choose a new president, even as their democracy is being consolidated.
Tunisia’s upcoming parliamentary elections may lead to a more fractured legislature.
Tunisia’s presidential runoff will be between two candidates whose views remain unclear.