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Saeb El Kasm

Entries by Saeb El Kasm

Rebuilding Libya

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2011 | 1:49 PM

Muammar Gaddafi's misuse of governmental instruments and assets for over 42 years has left a gaping political vacuum, a severely impaired civil service, and a virtually non-existent civil society in Libya. Decades of intentional manipulation of state resources and a gross mismanagement of oil revenues have led to immeasurable social...

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The Arab Spring: Towards Legitimate Governance

(0) Comments | Posted September 29, 2011 | 2:41 PM

The Arab Spring has the potential to change the existing landscape in the Middle East by replacing coercive, authoritarian regimes with sovereign states rooted in the democratic spirit. Given the proper impetus and direction, the shackles of the old exploitative order can be replaced with a political space respectful of...

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