The Center for Race & Gender, in partnership with Zaytuna College, presents
Lessons from the Arab Spring: Success and Failure!
Dr. Moncef Marzouki
Dr. Moncef Marzouki is the first democratically elected president of Tunisia after the January 14th Revolution in 2011, a seminal moment in modern Arab history which heralded the onset of multiple popular revolutions throughout the Arab world. Dr. Marzouki is Tunisia’s first president in modern history to arrive at his position through fair and transparent elections. His excellency is a doctor of medicine, a human rights activist, and an author of numerous works on political philosophy in the Arab world.