Middle East Youth move: Why crown prince may struggle to win over young Saudis

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, more an economic reformer than a social one, is charged with helping ensure the House of Saud’s hold on power.

Bandar Algaloud/Saudi Royal Court/Reuters

The naming of 31-year-old Mohammed bin Salman as Saudi Arabia's crown prince was more than a power play. It was a seismic generational shift.