Séamus Malekafzali
Séamus Malekafzali
Kuwait Can't Hold Its Government Together (with Daniel Tavana)
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Kuwait Can't Hold Its Government Together (with Daniel Tavana)
Kuwait has had 3 elections in 3 years, with one election having been totally annulled and representatives who had been voted out being re-installed. Will its next government stick?
Kuwait votes in parliamentary polls in hopes of ending deadlock | News | Al  Jazeera

I spoke with Dr. Daniel Tavana, an assistant professor of political science at Pennsylvania State University, about the Kuwaiti parliamentary election that took place this past Tuesday.

Dr. Tavana and I discussed Kuwait’s now-constant government gridlock, the royal family’s seeming apathy toward actually governing while also not wanting to relinquish pow…

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Séamus Malekafzali

Séamus Malekafzali

In-depth analysis about the Middle East and the Global South that other outlets can't or won't cover.