Sunday, January 30, 2011

Debate: Whether the United States should strongly support democracy movements or engage in realist foreign policy

We'll be using the recent events in Egypt as a starting point for our discussion. For details on recent history, see here.

In addition, please read the following articles for Thursday's Debate:
1. The Worst of Both Worlds (framing of debate related to Egypt)
2. Arab World need bold U.S. support for Democracy (pro-democratization)
3. President George W. Bush speech (pro)
4. White House Wobbles on Egyptian Tightrope (con-realist foreign policy)
5. How to Not Spread Democracy (con)


Ian Thresher said...

I feel like this is a very slanted headline...

TJE said...

I think Patrick may have meant "realist."