Modal close

Hi there!

Did you know that you can get our headlines, stories and web exclusives delivered to your inbox every day? Sign up for our Daily News Digest today! Don't worry, we'll never share or sell your information.

Juan Cole

Professor of history at the University of Michigan. His blog, “Informed Comment,” is online at His newest book, The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation Is Changing the Middle East, will be out July 1.

Video squareStoryJan 28, 2011
Juan cole

Non-commercial news needs your support

We rely on contributions from our viewers and listeners to do our work.
Please do your part today.
Make a donation