The hypocrisy of Arab sectarian behavior is not part of Arab history.
It took 4 words to wake me up. ‘You’re a hypocrite’, he said to me.
Bahrain: An island kingdom in the Arabian Gulf where the Shia Muslim majority are ruled by a family from the Sunni minority. Where people fighting for democratic rights broke the barriers of fear, only to find themselves alone and crushed.
Saudi Arabia squashed the “Arab Spring” when it sent its military to quell the popular uprising in neighboring Bahrain earlier this year.
Saudi Women who stand up to the regime simply by driving should also challenge it’s intervention in Bahrain.
A group of young Arab students in Montreal are working on an international development conference for this upcoming fall.
Are we being told the whole story?
Time to give these old, crumbling autocracies a few pointers on how to tackle the never-ending conundrum of people pressure.
Leaders of the Syrian uprising sent a letter to Buckingham Palace today apologizing for distracting world attention from the Wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton
While democracy campaigners have faced vicious crackdowns across the Arab world this year, none have been so thoroughly crushed as the peaceful protesters in Bahrain.