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Tunisian Revolution 6 Months Later

Firsthand Account on Some Recent  Developments ____ The Tunisian Revolution* is for real! There is a profound change in the country at all levels: Social, regional, institutional, sectarian, etc.  For the first time in anyone’s memory, people can talk, argue, and disagree vehemently. You really can write anything you want. You can also say anything […]

UN security council resolution 1973 (2011) on Libya – full text

The UN Security Council has passed a resolution authorising “all necessary measures” to protect civilians in Libya from pro-Gaddafi forces.  Read the full text of the resolution passed at UN headquarters in favor of a no-fly zone and air strikes against Muammar Gaddafi. Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York […]

North Africa & the Middle East 2011

Revolutions in North Africa & the Middle East, 2011 Description: This collection, selected by the Library of Congress, documents the events in Northern Africa and the Middle East in 2011 after the Tunisian uprising. Content includes blogs, social media and news sites about Egypt, Yemen, Sudan and other African countries. These sites contain content in […]

Are the Mideast revolutions bad for women’s rights?

Democracy’s victims By Isobel Coleman, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and the author of Paradise Beneath Her Feet: How Women are Transforming the Middle East (THE WASHINGTON POST, Feb. 20/11): ***** Female futures in the MENA region (Women have been actively participating in recent political protests in the Middle East and […]

Libya: revolution, 17 February, 2011

Libyans Revolution The Libyan League For Human Rights Libyan Revolution Blogs, Tweets, etc. (… to the shores of Tripoli …) February 17th (The Libyan Youth Movement, UK)Libya Alhurra (LiveStream/CNET)Libya Our Home  ليبيا وطننا WL Central #Libya WikiLeaks news, analysis and action, Live blog for #Libya The Libyan revolution next door(Engl. translations, USA) Libya Feb 17 17022011 Libya […]

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