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Hill Forum

The ISIS Threat to U.S. National Security

, January 21, 2016

The following is an unedited transcript of the eighty-third in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by ...

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Commentary

Turkey Heads to the Polls... Again

Middle East Policy Council, October 30, 2015

Turkey goes to the polls this Sunday for the fourth time in two years. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

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Journal Essay

Egypt's Conspiracy Discourse: Liberals, Copts and Islamists

Sherifa Zuhur and Marlyn Tadros

Fall 2015, Volume XXII, Number 3

Edward Said's concept of orientalism was developed from his perception of the role of scholarship in the West's exploitation of ...

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Commentary

Many Fear Authoritarian Turn as Turkish Elections Loom

Middle East Policy Council, May 29, 2015

On June 7, Turkish voters will cast their ballots for their country’s parliamentary elections. But this election is about ...

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Journal Essay

The South Caucasus Republics: Relations with the U.S. and the EU

Michael B. Bishku

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

With the break-up of the Soviet Union at the end of the Cold War, three republics in the South Caucasus ...

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Journal Essay

Mass Mobilization and the Democracy Bias

Marc Morjé Howard and Meir R. Walters

Summer 2015, Volume XXII, Number 2

In July 2013, the cover of Time magazine announced that Egypt has both the world's "best protesters" and "worst democrats."1 ...

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