April 2011
Kalimat Magazine;Spring2011, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p21
The author discusses the lessons that can be learned from political issues in the Arab region. He cites political implications of the collapse of long-term presidential terms of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali of Tunisia and Hosni Mubarak of Egypt. He stresses that rulers who are inclined to focus more on their personal gains tend to promote disunity among their people. The need for parents to educate children on the importance of cooperation to prevent development of superiority complex is also noted.


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