America’s Radical Idealists Strike Again

Did Bush’s “forward strategy for freedom” birth the Arab Spring? Umm, no.

Appeared in: Volume 06, Number 6 | Published on: July 1, 2011
Steven A. Cook is the Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the author of The Struggle for Egypt, which Oxford University Press will publish this fall.
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