In her March 31, 2010 article for the Mideast Channel, "Women in Iraqi elections: quotas are not enough" freelance writer Nesreen Al Barwari extensively copied without attribution a previously published article. We have pulled the post and will not run work by Ms. Barwari again. We apologize to our readers. — Foreign Policy and Mideast Channel.
Marc Lynch is associate professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University, where he is the director of the Institute for Middle East Studies and of the Project on Middle East Political Science. He is also a non-resident senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security. He is the author of The Arab Uprising (March 2012, PublicAffairs).
He publishes frequently on the politics of the Middle East, with a particular focus on the Arab media and information technology, Iraq, Jordan, Egypt, and Islamist movements.| The Middle East Channel |