The political unrest in the Arab world has been fueled by repressive governments and failing economic, social and political systems. The repercussions from these revolutions will force new actions and policies across a broad spectrum of players, from the United States to al Qaeda. Shibley Telhami says it is a new day in the Arab world as the fight for dignity and self-determination continues to spread. Change is coming; in some places it will happen quickly, in others it will evolve over time, he says.
It’s hard for me to see how [a no deal Brexit] would benefit the EU at all. By nature of the single market, you’ve got a heavily integrated economy that would come to a screeching halt.