Comments for: Progress report: the Arab autumn

Posted Nov. 28, 2011, at 5:43 p.m.

The “Arab Spring” was fast and dramatic: nonviolent revolutions in the streets removed dictators in Tunisia and Egypt in a matter of weeks, and similar revolutions got under way in Libya, Syria, Bahrain and Yemen. The “Arab Autumn” is a much slower and messier affair, but despite the carnage in …

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