Ms Ispahani discusses women’s role in the reformist processes in the Middle East and to consider possible paths forward. Wilson Center

MENA Women in the Reformist Process: A Retrospective   On October 18, the Middle East Program and the Global Women’s Leadership Initiative at the Woodrow Wilson Center hosted a two-panel discussion on “MENA Women in the Reformist Process: A Retrospective,” the…

The surrender to religious cleansing by Farahnaz Ispahani

The Taliban attack on the Peshawar church that killed scores of people was an opportunity for Pakistan’s leaders to rally the nation against Islamist extremism but they squandered it Pakistan’s leaders have squandered another opportunity to rally the nation against…