Shows like this one deserve a miniseries treatment, because it would be so much better for them. Not all television is suited to the extended series medium.
The Hunger Games’ real message might actually be more radical than it looks, despite its mainstream appeal, or perhaps even because of it: populism needs first of all to be popular.
Does Egypt hold the key to a Palestinian-Israeli peace?
Many other Arab states lack the serendipitous unity of Tunisia and Egypt, making their hopeful democratic transitions more challenging.