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Jordan: Birth Pains of Democratic Politics

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 06.25.2013 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Reform will evolve over the coming months and years. The only question that remains to be answered is whether the country has the luxury of waiting until the political class grasps the basic lessons of democracy and parliamentary governments.

Jordan's Leadership Must Communicate

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 12.21.2012 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Literacy rates are high in Jordan; so is the level of understanding complex issues. This means that the government must communicate regularly, fairly and honestly. Attempts to ignore the public or try to fool it will be quickly discovered.