Friday, January 14, 2011

Tunisia Ousts Ruler!

I do not know if this is a sign of good things to come in the disparate Arab world or not; but, it makes any Liberty loving individual smile when Iron clad authoritarians fall, and others shift on their golden toilets nervously.
After 23 years of iron-fisted rule, the president of Tunisia was driven from power Friday by violent protests over soaring unemployment and corruption. The ouster, virtually unprecedented in modern Arab history, sent an ominous message to authoritarian governments that dominate the region: Even stro...

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