The Middle East Without the U.S.

Free
Thu May 19, 6:30 - 8:30 PM (EDT)
Media Education Foundation, Community Room, 60 Masonic Street, Northampton, MA  

The U.S. troop withdrawal is only one sign of a declining U.S. role in Middle Eastern affairs, occurring at a time when several regional powers – Iran, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey – are asserting greater influence and other external powers, including China and Russia, are playing an increasingly prominent role. This class will consider how these geopolitical realignments are affecting the struggles and conflicts long underway in the region.

Michael Klare

Sut Jhally

Media Education Foundation, Community Room, 60 Masonic Street, Northampton, MA