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Considering the Topless Protest

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Three Femen activists were sentenced to four months in jail for a topless protest in Tunisia. The action was held in support of fellow jailed activist Amina Tyler. 

Poetry for the Eye

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Review* of Emna Zghal’s solo exhibition, Plato/Pineapple at Miyako Yoshinaga art prospects, New York City, February 2 – March 10, 2012


Tunisia: After the Revolution

Thursday, January 26, 2012

by Lily-Hayes Kaufman

Occupy Wall Street: Tunisian Visitor

Monday, November 14, 2011

On November 6, alongside Iranians and Egyptians, a Tunisian labor activist (a teacher) stopped by Occupy Wall Street to offer his support of the movement.

Witnesses to Revolutions

Purging the Bad Guys: A How-To Guide for Egypt, Tunisia

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Why the post-Communist transitions of Eastern European governments hold some surprising lessons for the fledgling democracies in Egypt and Tunisia.

al-Qaeda is the Biggest Loser

Thursday, March 3, 2011

by Frank Spring. Originally published by our partner site, World Policy Blog.

The Myth of the Arab Street

Monday, January 31, 2011

by Hasan Malik. Originally published by our partner site, World Policy Blog.

Arab Freedom Anthem

Monday, January 31, 2011

I received these videos and MP3 from Stephan Said, founder and and president of difrent. With the recent uprisings in Egypt, Tunisia, and Yemen (and by the way, I say keep your eyes on Jordan and Algeria), Said wishes to share "أحبعيشةالحرية," pronounced "Aheb Eisht Al Hurriyeh," (I Love the Life of Freedom).