Lawrence Pintak http://nwpr.org en Georgia's Struggle During Crisis in Ukraine http://nwpr.org/post/georgias-struggle-during-crisis-ukraine <p></p><p></p><p>Intro:&nbsp; The revolt in Ukraine is reverberating through other countries that were once part of the Soviet Union. One of those is the tiny Republic of Georgia, about one-third the size of the state of Washington.&nbsp; Lawrence Pintak, a veteran foreign correspondent and dean of The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, is there and filed this report.</p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:31:39 +0000 Lawrence Pintak 41974 at http://nwpr.org Georgia's Struggle During Crisis in Ukraine Words Matter: Exploiting American Values in the Name of Extremism http://nwpr.org/post/words-matter-exploiting-american-values-name-extremism <p>A look at the roots of the violence erupting in the Arab world in a commentary from Lawrence Pintak, the founding dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at WSU and a leading Middle East scholar.</p><p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 20:44:32 +0000 Lawrence Pintak 15204 at http://nwpr.org Words Matter: Exploiting American Values in the Name of Extremism Indonesia's Lesson for Egypt: Lawrence Pintak http://nwpr.org/post/indonesias-lesson-egypt-lawrence-pintak <p>With Egypt racked by internal turmoil, as the country&#39;s transitional military council appears determined to hold on to power, many in the West worry about the future of democracy there. Middle East expert Dr. Lawrence Pintak, founding dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University, is currently visiting Indonesia. He covered that country&#39;s 1998 revolution and he reflects on the lessons Indonesia holds for Egypt today. Fri, 17 Feb 2012 14:01:32 +0000 Lawrence Pintak 3317 at http://nwpr.org Indonesia's Lesson for Egypt: Lawrence Pintak