Tags: Emerging Threats | Exclusive Interviews | Homeland Security | Iraq | Iraq in Crisis | Middle East | MidPoint | Syria | War on Terrorism

Author: Democracy in Middle East Is Not a 'Fool's Errand'

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 06:16 PM

Don Liebich, author of "Fault Lines: A Layman's Guide to Understanding America's Role in the Ever-Changing Middle East," told Newsmax TV on Tuesday that "Middle Easterners by and large admire our freedom and admire our democracy."

But Liebich also told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner that U.S. efforts to calm the region and promote participatory, pluralistic governments cannot ignore religion as a central organizing force in the lives of the Middle East's Muslims.

Watch video here:


Note: Watch Newsmax TV now on DIRECTV Ch. 349 and DISH Ch. 223
Get Newsmax TV on your cable system
Click Here Now

Related Stories:


© 2015 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Robert Gates: US Has Unrealistic Goals on ISIS, Russia

Sunday, 01 Feb 2015 12:54 PM

Though the United States and its allies have made steps to control the Islamic State (ISIS), they are not winning the ba . . .

Paul Ryan: Looking for 'Common Ground' on Tax Reform

Sunday, 01 Feb 2015 12:39 PM

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan stressed one thing over and over when it comes to working with the Whi . . .

Mike Huckabee: As a Christian, I Can't Just 'Evolve' on Gay Marriage

Sunday, 01 Feb 2015 11:03 AM

Former Arkansas governor and recently retired Fox News host Mike Huckabee said he hasn't changed his personal conviction . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved