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· July, 2009

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from July, 2009

24 July 2009

Palestine: Indigenous Solidarity

Palestine: Photos Of Gaza

Palestine: A Gazan Haircut

Egypt: “Fifty-seven years after the coup and we still are not able cope”

On the 57th anniversary of their revolution, Egyptians are still evaluating and debating how this historic event that started with the military coup d’etat has changed the their lives, and...

Morocco: A Decade with Mohammed VI

When in July 1999, king Mohammed VI of Morocco ascended to the throne, the expectations for change and progress were such that many international observers foresaw an albeit difficult but...

23 July 2009

Citizens of the World “United 4 Iran”

On Saturday July 25, people around the world will have the opportunity to support Iranians in their struggle for democracy, freedom and basic human rights by attending rallies in dozens...

Bahrain: Accusations of Islamist Hypocrisy

22 July 2009

Israel: A Belief In Coexistence – Interview With Activist Ibn Ezra

While Israel as a whole has moved to the right in recent years, there are nevertheless Israelis who oppose their government’s policies towards the Palestinians. Global Voices Online has interviewed...

Saudi Arabia: The Meaning of Names

Syria: Erdogan's Visit and Iran

UAE: Dubai Bashing Continues

Turkey: The Turkish of Dr. Oz

Democracy Video Challenge Winner Showcase

What is Democracy? That is the question more than 900 participants set out to answer through their videos, in response to the Democracy Video Challenge set up by the US...

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