Tag: Arab Spring
Feb. 27, 2015
Arab Spring brings success, failures
The story of Mohammed Bouazizi provides deep insight into the contemporary politics of the Middle East. A vegetable vendor and the breadwinner for his family of eight, Bouazizi hoped to save enough money to buy a pickup truck that would simplify his work.
Jul. 26, 2013
Egypt, coups and Islam
Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood were bad for Egypt. The military’s coup, however, is even worse.
Apr. 13, 2012
Diplomat discusses Arabian revolution
The former deputy prime minister of Jordan referenced last year’s wave of revolutions in the Middle East during a discussion held April 10 at Drexel University and hosted by the Student Alliance of the United Nations Association of the USA.
Apr. 6, 2012
Occupy Wall Street dying down
Mar. 9, 2012
Occupy Wall Street’s next steps
Jan. 13, 2012
Vital time for occupy movement
Nov. 11, 2011
Anarchists and their black bloc