On March 15, 2011, the first mass protest calling for regime change took place in Syria. Protestors called for a free Syria, chanted slogans of unity, and...April 2nd, 2016
The wave of uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa in 2011 set a precedent for political and social change in the region. This special issue, jointly produced by Muftah.org and Democracy & Society, a publication of the Center for Democracy and Civil Society at Georgetown University, looks at some of the challenges facing these nascent democratic movements.
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