Laryssa Chomiak

Bio: 

Laryssa Chomiak is director of Centre d’Etudes Maghrebines a Tunis (CEMAT).


Articles by this Author
And the Winner Is...

The administration of President George W. Bush claims a commitment to promoting democratization in the Arab world, whether through regime change or by pressuring authoritarian leaders through “transformational diplomacy” to open their...

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The Making of North Africa's Intifadas

As the waves of protest inspired by Tunisia continue to roll across the Middle East and North Africa, analysts have remained puzzled by the mysterious timing, incredible speed and cross-national snowballing of these uprisings or intifadas...

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Refusing to Forgive

In 2015, Tunisia’s President Beji Caid Essebsi proposed a draft economic reconciliation law to forgive graft and other corrupt acts committed by civil servants and businessmen under the regime of ousted president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali...

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