Posts Tagged: president ben ali
In Tunisia, the Obama administration has no choice but to make peace with political Islam.
A literary novel from 1990 becomes a historical reality on the streets of Tunisia in 2011.
Tunisian women were at the forefront of their revolution, and they are trying to make their voices heard in the transition as well.
If Baby Doc returned to Haiti, why not Ben Ali to Tunisia?
Will Tunisia be the beginning of the Arab world's 1989?
Why has the mainstream media taken a pass on covering the Tunisian crisis?
In recent decades, largely nonviolent insurrections such as Tunisia's have toppled corrupt authoritarian rulers from the Philippines to Serbia to the Ukraine.
Tunisia has reached the point where the military seems to be trying to protect the people from the president.
Once again, the U.S. seems to prefer the devil it knows in President Ben Ali.
According to the Guardian, Ben Ali's regime has a fin de siecle feel.