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Out of the Spotlight, Tunisia's Revolution Struggles

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011

With the world's spotlight now shining on the climactic events in Libya, the struggle for meaningful transformation in neighboring Tunisia, whose authoritarian president was ousted by demonstrations some eight months ago, has largely been left in the dark.

Tunisia's youth uprising has widely been credited with sparking the greater Arab Spring. But the nation has yet to form an assembly to reform its constitution, and its economy has suffered increasingly this summer amid a near collapse in the nation's tourism industry. ...

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