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The Arab League: A Human Rights Watchdog for Syria?

Protests in Syria

Violence in Syria has pushed the Arab League of States to step up as the region’s Human Rights defender.  Can this organization become a force for the individual rights of Arab people? One of the bloodiest chapters of the Arab Spring is currently being written in Syria. The Assad family, who has ruled the country for 40 years, has met their countrymen cries for political change with violence and repression. Since January 2011, the revolt has claimed more than 5,000 lives, and has resulted in tens of thousands imprisoned. Read More »

Golshifteh Farahani continues the controversial naked revolution of the Middle East

Words are no longer enough to get the attention of oppressive governments like the Islamic Republic of Iran. A naked picture and video however, will not only ban you from returning to Iran but it will also have the entire Iranian community scrutinizing you for either how shameless you are or how brave you are. Golshifteh Farahani is a 28 year old Paris-based Iranian actress who recently posed semi-nude in French magazine, Madame Le Figaro. The picture of Golshifteh sparked enormous Read More »

The power of one and the ignition of the Arab Spring: Mohamed Bouazizi

Often it has been the ideas and works of one man that has changed our world. The might of one man or woman has been enough to spark hope and courage. The unconventional methods and acts of these individuals have challenged the minds of many to rethink and question the status quo. Complacency is tossed and the innate ambition to desire freedom and change is introduced. Read More »

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