Anne Applebaum

Anne Applebaum

Anne Applebaum is a columnist and member of the editorial board of the Washington Post.

13 Feb 2007
“If you wanted to support democracy in the Arab world, why did you begin with your enemies instead of your friends? Why Iraq and Iran? Why not us?” It’s an excellent question, and when it was posed to me a few days ago by Mokhtar Trifi, president of the Tunisian League for the Defense of Human Rights, I at first found it hard to answer. Trifi, whose dark […].