Roundtable on Middle Eastern Politics--Distinctive Voices

This roundtable series engages scholars with a unique perspective on issues of law, democracy, and Islam in the context of the current state of affairs in the Middle East.

Meetings

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Of Justice and Drones: Foreign Policy, War Powers, and the Supreme Court

Speaker Matthew C. WaxmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
Presider Noah FeldmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
May 26, 2010

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Secret War: Israeli Intelligence, Iran, and Beyond

Speaker Ronen BergmanYedioth Ahronoth
Presider Noah FeldmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
April 7, 2010

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Are We Actually Leaving Iraq? The View After the Elections

Speaker Noah FeldmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
Presider Samuel RascoffNew York University
March 17, 2010

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Meeting ⁄ Washington, DC

Iran's Governance Crisis: A Former Insider's View

Speakers Joshua MuravchikVisiting Scholar, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Mohsen SazegaraJournalist and Political Activist
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, CFR
December 2, 2009

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Obama and the Middle East: The Multiple Battles of Moderates

Speaker Raghida DerghamAl Hayat
Presider Noah FeldmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
March 17, 2009

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What Publics in Egypt, Iran, and Turkey Say About Shari'a and Democracy

Speaker Dalia MogahedGallup Center for Muslim Studies
Presider Daniel SenorCouncil on Foreign Relations
March 3, 2009

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Israeli Policy and the Question of Ideology

Speaker Avraham BurgFormer Speaker, Israeli Knesset
Presider Noah FeldmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
February 11, 2009

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The Surge in Afghanistan: Are We Misreading the Lessons from Iraq?

Speaker Noah FeldmanCouncil on Foreign Relations
November 21, 2008

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Engaging from Strength: International Institutions and the Iran Question

Speakers Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, Matthew C. WaxmanAdjunct Senior Fellow for Law and U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
Presider Nader MousavizadehThe Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
November 5, 2008

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Lebanon: Plain Fractured, Failing, or Failed State?

Speaker Hisham MelhemWashington Bureau Chief, Al Arabiya News Channel
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
April 30, 2008

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Morocco in Transition: Its Current Challenges

Speaker Aboubakr JamaiMason Fellow, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
March 24, 2008

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America's Cold War with Iran: Consequences for Middle East Policy

Speaker Rashid I. KhalidiDirector, Middle East Insititute, Columbia University
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
January 30, 2008

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Meeting ⁄ New York

Will There Be a Soft Landing for Pakistan?

Speaker Hassan AbbasResearch Fellow, Belfer Center for Science & International Affairs, Harvard University
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
December 17, 2007 12:30–1:30 a.m. - Meeting
12:00–12:30 p.m. - Lunch

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On the Edge: Secularism, Security, and Politics in Turkey

Speaker Ömer TaspinarResearch Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies and Co-Director, Brookings Project on Turkey, The Brookings Institution
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
November 14, 2007

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Iraq from Inside: An Exit Interview with Ambassador Feisal al-Istrabadi

Speaker Feisal Ami Al-IstrabadiDeputy Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Iraq to the U.N
Presider Noah FeldmanAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
October 18, 2007

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