Iraq protests plus the economic impact of the uprisings in Tunisia

Protests about living conditions in Iraq, attacks on oil refinery in Iraq and oil production in Libya.

Updates – North Africa, Middle East, U.S.A.

Status regarding Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Jemen, Bahrain, Jordan, and uprising of the U.S. corporate right wing against labor unions middle class living conditions and attack on the schools.

Tunisia – protests Feb. 20

“They are taking us for fools”- a sentiment expressed by one of the demonstrators.

More on Tunisia

Helena Cobban interviewed about the latest events in Tunisia, about the lack of a religous role in the uprising, the fear on the part of the Western elites that this uprising may spread to other client states, plus plus plus.

New page on Tunisia

New page on events taking place in Tunisia in Jan. 2011.