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Web Live Streaming: The Arab Uprisings Aren't Over

The Century Foundation

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 12:45 PM to 2:30 PM (EDT)

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This event is the Live Web Streaming of the event in our New York Offices. Upon RSVPing you will recieve an email 2 hours prior to the event with the active link.

Ever since the Egyptian military deposed Egypt's first elected president in July, authoritarian rule has returned with a vengeance and despair has washed over Egypt's political class. What Remains of Tahrir Square? Is there anything left from the promising early days of the Arab uprisings, most powerfully symbolized by the pluralistic utopian community of Tahrir Square and the renaissance it ushered in?

The other most important Arab state in revolt, Syria, appears trapped between an abusive dictator and an extremist undemocratic opposition. Is there any hope for reform and for pluralistic, accountable politics? What about Bahrain, and the other Gulf states which have remained repressive but have cooperated tightly with U.S. foreign policy?

TCF senior fellow Michael Wahid Hanna and Thanassis Cambanis, Century’s Beirut-based fellow, join with Princeton University’s Bernard Haykel to discuss what Egypt's journey so far can teach us about the ferment, and likely prognosis, for the Arab revolts in the years to come.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 12:45 PM to 2:30 PM (EDT)

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The Century Foundation (TCF), founded in 1919 by the progressive businessman Edward A. Filene, is a nonprofit public policy research institution committed to the belief that a mix of effective government, open democracy, and free markets is the most effective solution to the challenges facing the United States.

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