The Arab Revolts and the Cage of Political Economy
Publisher: Insurgent Notes, USA
Year Published: 2011
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12706
Though the Arab revolts of 2011 herald a new era where people have powerfully asserted their inalienable right to protest (and we hope they will continue doing so), the powerful cage of political economy has remained intact even after six intense months of protest. The intent of the imperial US power in the region, along with its allies Israel and the European Union (EU), remains unchanged.