arab uprisings

Khaled Fahmy shares his memories of Egypt's uprising, five years after Tahrir.
In the increasingly disfigured debate about Syria, it is scarcely even remembered that it all began as a popular uprising--indeed, as a nonviolent and non-sectarian one whose goals were dignity, justice, and freedom from a one-family mafia torture state in power for more than four decades.
Now the Turkish Prime Minister to his credit sent his foreign minister on at least 20 missions to try to persuade Assad to
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- As one nation after another has battled uprisings across the Arab world, the one major country spared
Copyright 2011 Thomson Reuters. Click for Restrictions. May 30 (Reuters) - At least 15 people were killed after forces loyal
Iran is taking steps toward an aggressive new form of censorship: a so-called national Internet that could, in effect, disconnect
There's another image of the Statue of Liberty wearing a burka and another which needed to be explained: the underpants of Mohamed H Tantawi, the commander of the armed forces.
Welcome to the 21st century, a time already characterized by the limits on American power. This is not an argument for isolationism. It is an argument for a realistic understanding of what we can and cannot do and should and should not do.
The village of Budrus effectively organized a campaign of nonviolent resistance against Israel's plans to route its "Separation Barrier" through their village lands. Budrus is a compelling account of this successful experiment.
Given the civil war in Libya and serial massacres of opposition demonstrators in Syria , it's not surprising that another