Posts Tagged: middle East
The Gulf regimes are using the threat of Iran as an excuse to crack down on democratic protests -- and the United States is going along.
Economic grievances are galvanizing the Arab street to attempt to redraw the political landscape
In Libya, the U.S. lead role in the military intervention has proved that its advertised intentions and actions clash with reality on the ground.
What do the Middle-Eastern protests mean for Palestine?
The international community should consider humanitarian intervention in Libya only after a thorough assessment of means and ends.
Will activists in the Arab world bring about a new stage of democracy?
We must fight hard in our Age of Activism to construct a new political entity: the activist state. If we fail, we will slip, inexorably, into an Age of Apocalypse.
The non-violent pro-democracy struggle in Bahrain has failed to gain support from the Obama administration.
Are we seeing the last of the world's dictators?
Are we seeing a revolution in the Middle East or just a rebranding of military dictatorships?