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North Africa Protests

WATCH: Middle Eastern And North African Rappers Talk Revolution And Music

Posted 03.06.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Music, espeially hip hop, has always been at the heart of social and political upheaval, inspiring change and speaking out against inequality and inju...

14-Year-Old Boy Reportedly Killed In Tunisia Protest

AP | BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 09.16.2011 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia — Authorities said Monday that a 14-year-old boy was killed by a stray bullet fired during a violent protest in the Tunisian town...

France Blocks Train Carrying Immigrants Fleeing Unrest In North Africa

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 06.17.2011 | World

ROME — A train carrying Tunisian immigrants from Italy was halted at the French border Sunday in an escalation of an international dispute over ...

Meet The Leaders Being Protested Across The Arab World

Posted 05.29.2011 | World

Despite near-Herculean efforts, Libyan rebels have not yet been able to overthrow Muammar Gaddafi's long-standing dictatorship, even with internationa...

Middle East, North Africa Uprisings Provide New Opportunities For Nonprofits

The Chronicle of Philanthropy | Posted 05.27.2011 | Impact

While the popular uprisings across the Middle East and North Africa have posed immediate challenges for charities, many nonprofit officials say they a...

Greatness From a Tunisian Fruit Seller

Jack Healey | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jack Healey

The fire has not gone out. It burns brightly and clearly to all the young people in the region. This individual fire has lit the sky of the northern Africa as never before.

'The Dynasty Goes to the Ramparts'

Time | VIVIENNE WALT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World


Museveni Expects To Maintain 25-Year Uganda Hold

AP | MAX DELANY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KAMPALA, Uganda — Uganda's long-serving president says he will not become the latest African leader to be unseated by popular unrest, and electi...

Moving Video Explains Why Protesters Plan To Take To The Streets

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Inspired by uprisings in nearby Tunisia and Egypt, Morrocans have planned their own protests for February 20, Reuters reports. According to the CIA Wo...

Egypt-Inspired Protests Erupt Across The Arab World

Reuters/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS - Anti-government protests inspired by popular revolts that toppled rulers in Tunisia and Egypt are gaining pace around the Middle East and Nor...