A Christian Science perspective.
07/05/2011 02:00 am
The takeaway for Iraq's leaders: the authoritarian tactics seem to be working.
06/30/2011 04:48 pm
Social media: From Iran to Tunisia and Egypt and beyond, Twitter and Facebook are the power tools of civic upheaval – but social media is only one factor in the spread of democratic revolution.
06/30/2011 01:21 pm
The sentences, issued by Bahrain's military tribunal, call into question talks between the government and opposition that were due to start July 1.
06/22/2011 10:54 am
Egypt may have swept aside Mubarak in the Arab Spring, but the real fight lies ahead.
06/21/2011 12:00 pm
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad gave his first speech in two months today, offering elections and reforms this summer in an apparent bid to secure the patience of Syria's silent majority.
06/20/2011 01:31 pm
Five of the six trials were held before a military tribunal. The US last week added Bahrain to its list of human rights abusers, which the kingdom called a regrettable 'rush to judgment.'
06/20/2011 11:17 am
Ayman al-Zawahiri, Al Qaeda's operational leader for many years, will succeed Osama bin Laden as the terror group's new chief.
06/16/2011 10:39 am
Ayat al-Gormezi, who was detained March 30 for writing poems critical of Bahrain's royal family, was sentenced today by a military court for inciting hatred of the government.
06/12/2011 01:52 pm
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