Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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U.S. Must Search for Common Ground in Muslim World

Opinion Piece/Newspaper Article

Anja Manuel - Affiliate, CISAC

Published by
The Washington Post, July 2009

South Asia scholar Anja Manuel discusses how the United States can improve its image with Muslim communities worldwide, going beyond just "winning hearts and minds." Farah Pandith, the State Department's new Special Representative to Muslim Communities, must navigate difficult policy paths to create a message of peace, stability, and economic opportunity.