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Jun 17, 2014

What happened to the Arab Spring?

After the departure of a few tyrants, did real change come to Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen or Iraq? Despite claims to democracy, it seems the West prefers security and stability in the Arab world.
News
Aug 22, 2013
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Why the coup in Egypt must be defeated

Ehab Lotayef
Without defeating the coup, Egypt faces a bleak future -- quite a contrast to the bright future we imagined in February of 2011.
News
Aug 21, 2013

Egypt: The liberals' slaughterhouse

Tom Hayden
The generals clearly used the liberals -- and a mass popular base of frustration -- while planning to proceed with the slaughter.
News
Aug 19, 2013

'Silence is complacency': Against the coup in Egypt

Roger Annis
The only alternative to President Morsi's government was military rule. So it was reckless in the extreme as well as politically unjustifiable to be demanding its forced removal.
News
Aug 19, 2013
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Rallies worldwide protest massacres in Egypt

rabble staff
Rallies were held over the weekend in a number of Canadian cities -- including Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary -- to condemn the violent repression carried out by the regime in Egypt.
News
Jun 20, 2013

Why World Refugee Day is so important

Shereen Eldaly
June 20th is World Refugee Day. This is a day which is dedicated to raising awareness about the plight of refugees worldwide.
Event

Reporting on the Arab Spring

Jun 23, 2011
Common Room, Massey College
4 Devonshire Place
M5S 2E1 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 52.7256" N, 79° 23' 49.6824" W
Ontario CA
Join us for a discussion with Canadian journalists who have faced the challenges of covering the Middle East and North Africa uprisings, reporting from countries including Egypt, Libya and Yemen.

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