Posts Tagged: tunisia
As the current revolts in the Middle East demonstrate, the democracy-versus-stability debate rests on a false dichotomy.
The Algerian regime is trying to prevent the winds of change from blowing in from Egypt and Tunisia. How long can it hold out?
Tunisia is known for exporting olive oil and deglet nour dates but is pleased to add revolution as one of its principal items of export.
A literary novel from 1990 becomes a historical reality on the streets of Tunisia in 2011.
It is not only Mubarak's regime which has been discredited, but 32 years of U.S. support.
The Arab world plays dominoes with empire.
Tunisian women were at the forefront of their revolution, and they are trying to make their voices heard in the transition as well.
The "Tunisian Miracle" of dictator Ben Ali offered economic progress in exchange for civil liberties and thus sowed the seeds of discord.
If Baby Doc returned to Haiti, why not Ben Ali to Tunisia?
Tunisia is not the only democracy movement in the Muslim world, but will the United States provide consistent support to them all?