Tag: Prince Mohammed bin Salman

The Saudi Royal Schmooze Tour

The Saudi Royal Schmooze Tour

The Saudi crown prince is on a two-week tour across the US, and he needs honest and frank advice from the Trump administration. Former US Ambassador Gary Grappo explains. Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (aka MBS) began his nearly two-week swing through the US on March 20 with a...

How Far Will Crown Prince Mohammed Go?

How Far Will Crown Prince Mohammed Go?

Prince Mohammed’s social reforms and promised economic change in Saudi Arabia provide him significant arrows in his multimillion-dollar PR blitz. In his effort to improve Saudi Arabia’s badly tarnished image and project the kingdom as embracing an unidentified form of moderate Islam, Crown...

Churchill Sets an Example for Today’s Western Leaders

Churchill Sets an Example for Today’s Western Leaders

Theresa May’s fig leaf approach to standing by basic democratic principles is the latest incident in a long-standing Western willingness to pay a heavy price for sleeping with the devil. To understand that the Western emphasis on human rights is at best a fig leaf to do business with...

Saudi Arabia Finally Allows Women to Drive

Saudi Arabia Finally Allows Women to Drive

Following a decree by King Salman, women in Saudi Arabia can finally get a driving license. Saudi Arabia’s long-awaited lifting of a ban on women driving will likely serve as a litmus test for Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s ability to introduce economic and social reforms despite...

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