The question now is what happens next.
A literary novel from 1990 becomes a historical reality on the streets of Tunisia in 2011.
The autonomous section of northeast Somalia wants a better deal: for itself and for the whole country.
The feminine face of fury has been on display in the public protests in Egypt.
Democrats and civil society groups won important concessions on the free trade agreement with Peru. But politicians in both countries have undermined those gains.
The Obama administration's calls for an orderly transition and managed reform are out of sync with the democratic aspirations of Egypt's protesters.
When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.
Sushi, not long ago a quintessentially Japanese product, has gone global.
Revolutions of world-historic potential, such as we are presently witnessing in Egypt, only happen once in a generation.
Hosni Mubarak is on his way out, but when and how remain open questions.