Arab Spring

  • A Tale of Four Worlds with Marina and David Ottaway

    Air Dates: November 18-24, 2019 Almost a decade ago, protests swept across North Africa and the Middle East, toppling some authoritarian leaders and threatening others.  Marina and David Ottaway argue that the “Arab Spring”—as the uprisings are popularly known—splintered the Arab region into four worlds with vastly different outcomes, consequences, and prospects.  Marina and David Ottaway are fellows in the Middle East program at the Wilson International Center for Scholars … Read More