Juan Cole

Juan Cole

Politics

Romney poses, as militants burn a US consulate over Islamophobic film

As Mitt Romney misfires on the campaign trail; scholar argues that the events in Benghazi are atypical of the new Libya.

Romney poses, as militants burn a US consulate over Islamophobic film

Politics

How neoliberalism created an age of activism

Decades of neoliberal economic policies have concentrated wealth and are now spurring a global backlash.

How neoliberalism created an age of activism

US & Canada

US ignored Tunisian corruption

Diplomatic cables suggest US was aware of deep-rooted corruption among Tunisia's elite.

US ignored Tunisian corruption