Young Arab Spring Blog

The Anti Protest Law and Defending Basic Rights in Egypt

Begüm Zorlu*

More than three years have passed since the popular protests led to the removal of Hosni Mubarak, which ruled Egypt under an iron fist. Nonetheless the architects of the revolution are behind bars today.

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Rojava's Approach towards Presidential Election in Syria

Yasin Duman*

Compared to other countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the effects of the Arab Spring have been relatively more intense and protracting in Syria: there have been thousands of reported casualties, millions of displaced people and billions of money spent on the war.

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