Articles By: Elsa Kania
Elsa Kania '15 is a staff writer for the Harvard Political Review.

/ April 2, 2013 12:18 pm

Defusing Iran

How the United States is winning China's cooperation on the Iranian nuclear issue

/ January 11, 2013 11:43 am

The South China Sea: Flashpoints and the U.S. Pivot

Exploring the geopolitics of Southeast Asia.

/ November 12, 2012 6:21 pm

The New Age of Pacific Trade

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is the culmination of a broader ‘pivot’ on trade policy.

/ September 3, 2012 8:11 pm

The ICC at 10

Deterrent or Distraction?

/ May 14, 2012 10:31 am

Qatar Rising

Taking the Lead in Middle Eastern Power Politics

/ April 15, 2012 5:43 pm

The Sanctions Fallacy: Iran and Japan

The disadvantages of imposing sanctions too often go unexamined.

/ March 20, 2012 1:15 am

Inside Iran’s Nuclear Program

An examination of domestic dynamics surrounding the program

and / March 5, 2012 1:39 am

Wael Nawara

HPR interviews Nawara, an Egyptian writer and activist who founded Egypt's El-Ghad Party.

/ February 4, 2012 8:42 pm

King Abdullah II of Jordan: Modern Monarch and Would-Be Peacemaker?

In his memoir, Our Last Best Chance, King Abdullah II of Jordan tells a story that is at once personal and political. His powerful message on the centrality of the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to future peace and stability provides an intimate look at the contested and conflict-ridden history of the modern Middle East. After generations of gridlock, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict may seem to have become an unstable and wholly inadequate status quo. There may be few, if any, more chances for peace.

/ December 10, 2011 1:13 pm

A Bipolar Gulf

The Cold War between Saudi Arabia and Iran

/ November 9, 2011 10:47 pm

The Corruption of Language

Shariar Mandanipour on dissidence, censorship, and the freedom to write in Iran

/ October 30, 2011 9:34 pm

The End of Time: Gadhafi’s Legacy

Throughout the forty-two years of his rule, Gadhafi was always a larger-than-life figure.

, , , , , and / October 30, 2011 5:10 pm

Afghanistan Today

Seven HPR writers comment on the 10th anniversary of U.S. involvement in Afghanistan.

/ October 30, 2011 11:52 am

Graveyard of Empires

With a timetable set for withdrawal of U.S. troops by 2015, 'victory' isn't close to being a reality.

/ October 24, 2011 7:49 pm

A Model Monarchy?

Morocco's monarchy has withstood the tide of change sweeping the Arab world with preemptive and proactive policies.

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