Tagged: egypt protests
The removal from office of President Mohammed Morsi portends great excitement but even greater threats to democracy.
The New Internationalism newsletter focuses on the protests in the Middle East and marks the 30 year anniversary of the Sabra-Shatila massacre.
Demonstrators converging on the Egyptian Ministry of Defense were beaten back by armed forces and police.
Western media has been trying to take the Islam out of recent Arab uprisings.
Fear that governments will remain intact with only cosmetic changes are not unfounded.
Just because U.S. influence is decreased in Egypt doesn't mean, ergo, Iran's is increased.
A humble political scientist created the world's most widely used strategies for toppling authoritarian regimes.
Why spill blood and spend billions with the ostensible goal of liberating Arabs only to now insist that Arabs not liberate themselves?
"Le Gabon n'est pas une monarchie," read the banner of one Gabon protester.
Swarming: the upside of the herd mentality.