Political Unrest in the Arab World

Peter Ackerman and Jack Goldstone spoke about political unrest and popular uprisings in North Africa and the Middle East. In his… read more

Peter Ackerman and Jack Goldstone spoke about political unrest and popular uprisings in North Africa and the Middle East. In his remarks Mr. Goldstone focused on conditions that give rise to revolutions, highlighted the vulnerabilities of “sultanistic” dictatorships, and identified which Middle Eastern regimes were most likely to retain power. They also answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Peter Ackerman Founding Chair International Center on Nonviolent Conflict
  • David Boaz Executive Vice President Cato Institute
  • Jack Goldstone Director George Mason University->Center for Global Policy
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Political Unrest in the Arab World

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299097-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 18, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 22, 2011

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  • Apr 18, 2011 | 11:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 19, 2011 | 8:41am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 19, 2011 | 11:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 22, 2011 | 3:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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