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2016 And Beyond
Africa’s Pivotal Year

Will the continent see advancements in democracy commensurate with its economic rise?

Elections in Guinea
A Test for African Democracy—and International Commitment

Time is running short to prevent a crisis of legitimacy in Guinea that could set back the whole West African region.

King Mohammed VI of Morocco. Chris Jackson/Getty Images
After the Arab Spring
Moroccan “Exceptionalism” Deserves Support

Morocco stands out as an oasis of stability amidst a region in turmoil—thanks both to the circumstances of history and to prudent leadership.

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