Arab Spring

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman met with U.S. Defense Secretary James "Mad Dog" Mattis on March 22, 2018.
Despite public relations blitz, Saudi monarchy "retains an atrocious human rights record and the situation has only deteriorated since the crown prince was appointed."
Middle East Eye Staff
Officials from former president's party confirm leader is dead, while Houthi...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Army whistleblower's release celebrated as "a victory for human rights and the...


Waving frying pans, Moroccan women protested outside Parliament this week demanding the resignation of Islamist premier Abdelilah Benkirane after he urged women to stay home and respect the “sacred status God gave” mothers, asking, “Don’t you realize that when women went to work outside, the light went out of their homes?" After the protest came a Twitter campaign: #AnaMachiTria - I Am Not A Chandelier.