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On Wednesday's Your Call: What is US role with emerging Arab governments?

Dec 7, 2011

How should the US engage with the governments emerging from the uprising in the Arab world?  On the next Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the emergence of Islamist parties in elections in Egypt and Tunisia. What do they stand for?  Why are they so popular?  And should the U.S. embrace them?  Join us live at 10 or send an email to feedback@yourcallradio.org . It’s Your Call, with Matt Martin and you. Guests Juan Cole, Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History at the University of Michigan.  Mona El-Ghobashy, an Assistant Professor in political science at Barnard College Up Next How much better has it gotten for LGBT youth? Web Resourceshttp://www.juancole.com/Juan Cole: “ Informed Comment” http://www.bostonreview.net/BR36.6/mona_el-ghobashy_egypt_revolution_tahrir_square.phpMona El-Ghobashy, Boston Review: “Politics by Other Means. In Egypt, Street Protests Set the Agenda “ http://www.juancole.com/2011/12/theocratic-dominance-of-the-new-egypt-may-be-exaggerated.htmlJuan Cole, informed Comment: “Theocratic Dominance of the New Egypt may be Exaggerated” http://egypt.jadaliyya.com/Jadaliyya: “Egypt election page” http://archive.hurriyetdailynews.com/n.php?n=us-to-work-with-arab-spring8217s-islamist-parties-2011-11-08AP:  “US to work with Arab Spring’s Islamist parties” http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2011/12/05/americas_second_chanceKENNETH M. POLLACK , Foreign Policy: “America's Second Chance and the Arab Spring”