Tag Archives: Arab World

To Yemenis ‘rape is worse than death’

From the new November-December 2011 issue of News & Letters: Woman as Reason To Yemenis ‘rape is worse than death’ by Shatha Al-Harazi Editor’s note: “Woman as Reason” is being turned over to Shatha Al-Harazi who has written for News & … Continue reading

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On socialism and freedom in Morocco

From the July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: On socialism and freedom in Morocco by Richard Greeman Morocco, where the Arab Spring has opened up a space of relative freedom to discuss and demonstrate, is an exciting place to … Continue reading

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The Arab Spring

From the new issue of NEWS & LETTERS, May-June 2011 Part I of Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2011-2012 Revolution and counter-revolution take world stage This special issue carries our Draft Perspectives Thesis, part of our preparation for the national gathering of … Continue reading

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Tunisia: a revolution

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View Tunisia: a revolution? by Gerry Emmett Protests have exploded in Tunisia and Algeria. On Dec. 17, in the city of Sidi Bouzid in central Tunisia, 26-year-old street vendor Mohammad … Continue reading

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Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters online

New Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue online! Support the revolutions of Egypt and Tunisia! When Egypt’s President Hosni Mubarak unleashed his plainclothes security agents and hired thugs against the freedom fighters in Tahrir Square Feb. 2, it was not only to support … Continue reading

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