Democratization

6:00pm

Sun April 27, 2014
Politics and Government

Stephen Zunes on The Campbell Conversations

Stephen Zunes, left, speaking with Campbell Conversations host Grant Reeher

Over the past 40 years, the world has witnessed a wave of democratization.  Why have so many dictatorships fallen?  This week on the Campbell Conversations, University of San Francisco professor Stephen Zunes argues that it’s largely because of strategic non-violent movements.  Zunes also specializes in the Israel-Palestine conflict, and there he argues that the U.S. enables Israeli policies that give it little incentive to compromise, making the peace process difficult. 

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