Commentary | 17 August 2012

Taking stock of the Arab Spring: the ‘light on the hill’ is fading

In an opinion piece for Crikey, Rodger Shanahan, a Non-resident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy, steps back from the daily news cycle and takes stock of the Arab Spring, 18 months in. He finds the movement has become more confused and less about democracy.

In an opinion piece for Crikey, Rodger Shanahan, a Non-resident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy, steps back from the daily news cycle and takes stock of the Arab Spring, 18 months in. He finds the movement has become more confused and less about democracy.