articles tagged "Arab Spring"

More Protests and Another Crackdown in Turkey

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 | buzz
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Photojournalist (and Wisconsin’s own) Jenna Pope helps us try to make sense of the chaos in Turkey. more »

Internal Conflicts Hamper Syrian Opposition

Tuesday, 25 February 2014 | buzz
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The Monday Buzz continues its updates on protests around the world with Syrian journalist Abdulrahman al-Masri. more »

Syrian Refugees Seek New Life in Jordan

Monday, 30 December 2013 | buzz
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Young Syrians try to escape their war-torn homeland for a better life. Alice Su tells their story as they arrive across the border in Amman, Jordan. more »

Reuters Poll Ranks Plight of Women in Middle East

Wednesday, 20 November 2013 | Salamat
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This week your host Sabi Atteyih plays from Abdel Halim Hafez’sThe Cup Reader.” Arab-American news updates include the “Burqa Bandit” in San Diego, Rashida Tlaib‘s run for Michigan state senate in 2014, Thomson Reuters Foundation’s survey on the state of women in the Middle East and an update on Damascus. Sabi also covers “Detroit Unleashed“, a film told from an Arab-American perspective that premiered at the Detroit Film Theater. more »

Shifting Allegiances and Chaos in Egypt

Tuesday, 29 October 2013 | buzz
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Last August, when the Buzz last talked with Sharif Abdel Kouddos, he told us that despite the bloodshed and chaos in his country, he still had hope for freedom in Egypt. Since then, the situation has gotten even more convoluted. As we enter the fourth month of the military takeover of Egypt, with former President Mohamed Morsi deposed, a brutal crackdown on protestors, and the Muslim Brotherhood hunted as terrorists, Egypt’s coalition of opposition continues to fray. Sharif Abdel Kouudos joined Monday host Brian Standing by phone from Cairo on October 28, 2013. more »

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