TITLE

RAGE, RAP AND REVOLUTION

AUTHOR(S)
Ghosh, Bobby; Baker, Aryn; Hauslohner, Abigail; Abouzeid, Rania; Blanford, Nicholas; Butters, Andrew Lee; Walt, Vivienne; Vick, Karl; Stier, Erik; Scherer, Michael; Calabresi, Massimo
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/28/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 8, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role played by young people in the Arab Spring uprisings of 2011, which have caused political change in countries including Yemen, Bahrain, and Egypt. Arab protesters including musician El Général, internet executive Wael Ghonim, and activist Tawakul Karman have used tools including online social network Facebook, rap music, and nonviolent protests to bring about changes to government policy.
ACCESSION #
63594595

 

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