Posts Tagged: tunisia
The cultural and religious assault Islamic extremists are mounting in Tunisia recalls the Taliban's demolition of the Buddhas of Bamiyan.
The assassination of a progressive Tunisian leader is the culmination of a full-blown socio-economic and cultural crisis that has been brewing in the country for the past two years.
When President Zine Ben Ali was deposed, a new era of modern Tunisian history -- one filled with hope and frustration -- unfolded.
Tunisians protested against massive youth unemployment and low wages.
Qatar has supported revolution abroad while Saudi Arabia anchors down the authoritarian regional order.
Why doesn't Washington voice its opposition to the wave of extremist Islamism sweeping Tunisia?
Tunisia's Arab Spring looks more and more like the status quo disguised as a revolution.
Tunisia is going through a classic transition moment, complete with both opportunity and risks.
Are the changes in Tunisia deep and enduring, or simply cosmetic?
The Arab revolts disrupted a dispiriting pattern in the Arab world, and these political and intellectual challenges continue to resonate.