The Core of Democracy is not Elections – It’s Rule of Law and Civil Society – Jean R. AbiNader

*Pundits wonder why democracy is failing — judgment based on mistaken assumptions* . Jean R. AbiNader, MATIC March 27, 2014 It’s hard not to look at the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and the broader collection of emerging states without disappointment at what has happened to the democratic impulse that held so much promise at the end of the last century. Whether one is assessing the color revolutions in ...