In the wake of elections in Qatar and Iraq, Kais Saied’s increasingly autocratic moves in Tunisia and Joe Biden’s apparent indifference to human rights abuses, Arab Digest editor William Law is joined by Amy Hawthorne, deputy director of research at the Washington-based Project on Middle East Democracy.
The views expressed in this post are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Fair Observer’s editorial policy.
Richard Fontaine, CEO of the Center for a New American Security, shares his insights on the Israel–Hamas war, the Russia–Ukraine...Richard Fontaine & Atul Singh, November 21, 2023
Republicans have elected a new Speaker of the House, Mike Johnson — a name unknown to many before this moment....Christopher Roper Schell & Atul Singh, November 5, 2023
In this episode of FO° Podcasts, Fair Observer’s Editor-in-Chief Atul Singh speaks to retired US Treasury economist Nasir Khilji about...Nasir Khilji & Atul Singh, November 4, 2023
In this episode of FO° Podcasts, Fair Observer’s Editor-in-Chief Atul Singh speaks to Afghan journalist and intellectual Bilal Rahmani. They...Bilal Rahmani & Atul Singh, September 18, 2023
Hoshang Billimoria reminisces about J. R. D. Tata, the senior managers he chose for the Tata Group and what made...by Hoshang Billimoria & Atul Singh, September 14, 2023
A seasoned industry leader explains how India was and remains a hostile environment for manufacturing. Due to onerous regulations, entrenched...by Mudit Jain & Atul Singh, September 4, 2023
To most people, cryptocurrencies are an abstract and complicated financial system. So what exactly are they, who uses them, and...by Oonagh McDonald & Atul Singh, August 31, 2023
India’s top economic adviser argues that the government has created one common national market, facilitated creative destruction through IBC, helped...by Sanjeev Sanyal & Atul Singh, August 26, 2023
In this episode of FO° Podcasts, Fair Observer’s Editor-in-Chief Atul Singh is joined by Sharad Kumar Saraf, a legend in...by Sharad Kumar Saraf & Atul Singh, August 15, 2023
In this episode of FO° Podcasts, Fair Observer’s Editor-in-Chief Atul Singh speaks to Kartik Kilachand who has returned to give...by Kartik Kilachand & Atul Singh, August 8, 2023
The US invasion of Iraq spiraled into a fiasco that left thousands of Iraqis dead and strengthened America’s enemies. At...by Atul Singh & Glenn Carle, August 7, 2023
Since 1954, the internal borders have changed more in India than in the rest of the world. The retired director...by Sanjeev Chopra & Atul Singh, July 12, 2023