Posts Tagged: tunisia protests
Religious tensions, remnants of the police state, and a broken-down neoliberal economic model imperil Tunisia’s otherwise impressive democratic transition.
While Tunisia remains an island of hope, its latest government reshuffling promises to change little for the country's impoverished population.
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.
Neither the protesters nor the transitional government will stand for anti-semitism in Tunisia.
Fear that governments will remain intact with only cosmetic changes are not unfounded.
The disillusionment which fueled the 1990s civil war in Algeria simmers beneath the surface because little has changed.
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.
The Multitude at work.
Washington is far from joyous as this "democratic wave" extends throughout the region.
Why has the mainstream media taken a pass on covering the Tunisian crisis?