The Monkey Cage: Constitution

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Why domestic developments in Ukraine still matter

With all eyes on Russia and Crimea, it is important to remember that the domestic political process in Ukraine is still very relevant to how, when, or whether this crisis will be resolved.

By Maria Popova  |  11:27 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Constitution, international relations, Ukraine

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 01/23/2014

How repressing the Brotherhood could have unintended consequences in Egypt

The military-led government’s choice to repress the Muslim Brotherhood could actually boost support in the country for Islamism.

By Elizabeth Nugent  |  03:00 PM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comparative Politics, Constitution, Egypt

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Overcoming the violence of faction

The Framers worried about factions and anarchy: what’s old is new again.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  01:45 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, Constitution, Debt ceiling