Posts Tagged: Arab Spring
Despite the dashed hopes of the early 2010s, social movements are still winning important fights — and building a framework for human survival.
PTSD is rampant in the Middle East. If untreated, it will continue to fuel conflict.
Young people have been pushed to the margins in South Korea -- can they transform the country's political system?
Literally: Over 120 disillusioned Tunisians immolated themselves since the start of 2015.
On foreign policy, the Vermont independent's "political revolution" hasn't done much to distinguish itself from Hillary Clinton or Barack Obama.
The United States should rethink its ties to a country that engages in mass executions and disastrous military campaigns.
Washington's support for Yemen's former dictatorship — and of Saudi efforts to sideline the country's nonviolent pro-democracy movement — helped create the current crisis.
Natural resource scarcity poses a far broader challenge to prosperity and national security than traditional military threats.
Four years later, it's clear that the Arab Spring didn’t stop U.S. support for friendly despots.
Religious tensions, remnants of the police state, and a broken-down neoliberal economic model imperil Tunisia’s otherwise impressive democratic transition.