February 2011
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);2/26/2011, Vol. 138 Issue 1239, p10
The article reports on the political unrest in the Middle East. It argues that the overthrow of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Tunisian President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali under pressure of street public demonstrations reflect Arab people's hunger for change and a democratic rule in countries notorious for suppressing their citizens. It shows that demonstrations have spread across the region, with protests in Libya, Bahrain, and Yemen, demanding government change and economic reforms.


Related Articles

  • In the New Middle East, the Bill Comes Due for Israel's Intransigence. Marshall, Rachelle // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Nov2011, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p8 

    The article analyzes the potential impact of political changes in the Middle East on the region's relationship with Israel. According to the author, Egypt's ouster of its president Hosni Mubarak has unleased Egyptians' alleged anger at the way Israel treats Palestine. She reports that Israel...

  • Obama's Mideast Moment of Truth. Beinart, Peter // Newsweek;2/7/2011, Vol. 157 Issue 6, p17 

    The article focuses on how U.S. President Barack Obama has to choose if he is going to continue supporting illegitimate governments in the Middle East or increased democracy and power to Middle Eastern citizens. It states while former President George W. Bush claimed to support Middle Eastern...

  • Roots of Discontent: Egypt's Call for Freedom. Bery, Sanjeev // Kennedy School Review;2011, Vol. 11, p40 

    The article provides an overview of the demonstration that calls for an end of the authoritarian regime and political change in Egypt. It looks at the thirty years of Hosni Mubarak's dictatorship in which the Egyptian public were held captive by a government that appeared invincible through a...

  • Imaginary Egypt. Tadro, Samuel // Hoover Digest: Research & Opinion on Public Policy;Fall2014, Issue 4, p98 

    The author comments on the failure of Egypt's revolution and the widespread despair among revolutionary activists and their international supporters. Topics discussed include the blame on Egypt's military and the Muslim Brother over the failure of the revolution and the highlights of the...

  • EGYPT-MUBARAK.  // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);5/7/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4847, p4 

    The article reports on the first address of President Hosni Mubarak to answer the protest for political change and demand to raise minimum wage of workers in Egypt. Mubarak states that he will not leave the peoples side and a better standard of living will be delivered as investment and economic...

  • Egyptians protest Mubarak verdict.  // New Jersey Jewish News;6/ 7/2012, Vol. 66 Issue 23, p21 

    The article reports that several Egyptians protested the verdict in the case against former Egyptian President Muhammad Hosni Mubarak at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, on June 3, 2012 in which he was declared guilty as an abettor in killing of protestors during the upspring of 2011.

  • The Moment. ABDOOLCARIM, ZOHER // Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/14/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 6, p7 

    The article looks at anti-government protests held at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, on Feburary 2, 2011, against President Hosni Mubarak.

  • Net crackdown fails to stop uprising. Ausburn, Kate // Green Left Weekly;2/16/2011, Issue 868, p16 

    The article reports that the attempt of the regime of Egyptian President Muhammad Husni Mubarak to stop anti-government protests by shutting down the internet and mobile phone services failed to stop the popular uprising that forced the dictator out.

  • Tahrir Muslims and Christians Demonstrate Together. Rodriguez, Antonio // Muslim Observer;2/11/2011, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p1 

    The article reports on the unity of the Muslims and Christians in their demonstration in Cairo for the swift resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics