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An Arab Spring Part Two?

Colin Wolfgang | Posted 10.20.2013 | Home
Colin Wolfgang

Looking around the Middle East today, it's hard to find one good outcome from the Arab Spring. So the question exists: Has the Arab Spring failed, or is it merely beginning to catch its second wind?

BLINDFOLDED AND BEATEN: Children Speak Out On Torture By Syrian Forces

GlobalPost | Posted 04.04.2012 | Home

By Hugh Macleod and Annasofie Flamand, GlobalPost For 13-year-old Hossam, the "ultimate pain" of his torture at the hands of the Syrian forces was...

Syria: Before It All Began

Lou YK | Posted 05.18.2012 | Home
Lou YK

Within the last year, Syria has changed, while the regime remains unchanged. No longer do the people of Syria need to fear the posters and statues of the dictator and his deceased father since in many places across the country, citizens have torn them down.

12 Killed In Syria

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2012 | Home

(adds monitors may stay in Syria til Jan.22. para 13) * Six civilians, five soldiers die, brigadier assassinated * Arab ...

Business as Usual for the Arab League

Rebecca Tinsley | Posted 03.05.2012 | Home
Rebecca Tinsley

The Arab League is whitewashing mass murder in Syria. But for the man leading its team of observers, what is happening on the streets of Syria is merely business as usual.

Is Syria Descending Into Civil War?

Dr. Majid Rafizadeh | Posted 02.03.2012 | Home
Dr. Majid Rafizadeh

What makes Syria different from Libya is not just its multi-religious, multi-ethnic societal fabric, but also the different level of domestic, regional, and international involvement in Syria's crisis.