Are billions of dollars from Russia and the Gulf really worse than Western assistance?
Social media can tell us a lot about voting patterns -- but only up to a point.
Why nobody in the Middle East deserves to be an FP Leading Global Thinker this year.
Why Syria must rein in unemployment, food prices, and corruption to ensure a stable future.
What lessons do the success of Camp David and the failure of Oslo hold for America's nuclear deal with Iran?
Why Egypt's next constitution won't fulfill the democratic dreams of the revolution.
Why the administration is giving a free pass to Egypt's military regime.
Why has the Obama administration given up on speaking truth to the military rulers in Cairo?
Shoe-throwing, tirades, and the general chaos at Mohamed Morsy's first day in court.
As the new season of his show premieres, Bassem Youssef tries to find humor in military rule.
Want to topple an autocrat? Street demonstrations are just one tool among many.
Smugglers, shipwrecks, and the harrowing, tragic journey of Syrian refugees trying to get to Sweden.
Is the Egyptian military's scorched-earth campaign in Sinai just creating a new generation of terrorists?
Forget the single-minded focus on election day. What Azerbaijan needs is support for its civil society.
For 50 years, Mahmoud Labib has cut the hair of Egypt's rulers, from Sadat to Mubarak.
Technology is changing the way we fight war. But it's also changing the way we make peace.
While Washington focuses on Syria and Iran, Egypt looks headed for a dangerous and destabilizing insurgency.
Will Egypt’s crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood fan the embers of Islamic insurgency?
As Egypt's military government cracks down on the Muslim Brotherhood with unprecedented force, the defiant are going underground.
Eastern Europe's lesson for the countries of the Arab Spring: economic reform is best served quickly.
Egypt's foremost novelist on revolution, dentistry, democracy, and why the Muslim Brotherhood is a "terroristic, underground, armed group."
As Syria shows, the Responsibility to Protect hasn't delivered. Time to try something new?