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Zine El Abidine Ben Ali Resignation

How Tunisian Facebookers Will Change Newsrooms

Romina Ruiz-Goiriena | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Romina Ruiz-Goiriena

After weeks of unrest in Tunisia seen only through videos uploaded on Facebook, it seems as our psychological apprehension to rely on social networks as a news source will finally come to an end.

Tunisia's Riots: A Warning to Regimes in the Middle East

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Janet Ritz

People are not so easily distracted toward foreign enemies when their own government turns on a starving population that cannot afford the rising cost of food.

Tunisia's Political Unrest Continues As Strongman Leader Ousted

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tunisia has been rocked by riots recently over unemployment and corruption, thought to have been sparked by the suicide of a young man who could not f...

Where Exactly Is Tunisia?

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tunisia has been rocked by riots over unemployment and corruption, which culminated today in the ouster of president and strongman Zine El Abidine Ben...

Tunisia's Revolution Was Twitterized

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

In what could be a sign of how social media is reshaping politics in the Middle East and North Africa, Tunisian protesters turned to Twitter to broadcast information on their popular revolt.

Tunisia Protests Continue Amid Calls For President's Resignation

AP/The Huffington Post | ELAINE GANLEY and BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Violent anti-government protests drove Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali from power Friday after 23 years of iron-fis...