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The Real Arab Spring Is About Women and Economic Development

The Real Arab Spring Is About Women and Economic Development | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
Despite much improvement in women's status over the last few decades, women still own only 1 percent of the world's wealth, earn only a 10 percent share of global income, and occupy just 14 percent of leadership positions in the private and public...
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What you need to know about Syria today

What you need to know about Syria today | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
Over 20,000 people, mostly civilians, have been killed in Syria's 18-month crisis. The violence raged unabated Wednesday, with attacks reported nationwide.
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Syria - Arab Spring: A Research & Study Guide * الربيع العربي - Cornell University Library Guides at Cornell University

Syria - Arab Spring: A Research & Study Guide * الربيع العربي - Cornell University Library Guides at Cornell University | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
This guide lists online and print sources for what has become known as the Arab Spring, the popular revolutionary wave in the Middle East and North Africa that started in December 2010.
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Facebook and Twitter key to Arab Spring uprisings: report - The National

Facebook and Twitter key to Arab Spring uprisings: report - The National | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
Social media abetted if not enabled the historic region-wide uprisings of early 2011, according to new report. (@xoleyla Oh yeah?
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In Bahrain, Violent Protests Mark Second Anniversary Of Arab Spring

In Bahrain, Violent Protests Mark Second Anniversary Of Arab Spring | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
MANAMA, Bahrain — Security forces in Bahrain clashed on Thursday with anti-government protesters in street battles that left at least one boy dead amid high tensions on the second anniversary of the uprising in the Gulf nation, activists said.
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Religious Oppression Rises Despite Arab Spring

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By Lauren MarkoeReligion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) People who hoped the Arab Spring would lead to greater religious freedom across the Middle East have been sorely disappointed, and a new Pew study confirms that the region has grown even more...
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Arab Spring - TIME - News, pictures, quotes, archive

Arab Spring - TIME - News, pictures, quotes, archive | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
Interested in Arab Spring? Check out TIME's coverage at: http://topics.time.com/arab-spring/.
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Timeline: The Major Events Of The Arab Spring : NPR

Timeline: The Major Events Of The Arab Spring : NPR | Arab Spring, MGS | Scoop.it
The Arab world has undergone more upheaval in the past year than in the past several decades. Here is a look at the most important events in the region, which remains in a state of transition.
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