A Spring Aborted

How Authoritarianism Violates Women’s Rights in the Arab World

The Arab Spring uprisings were not about gender; these were uprisings demanding rights for all. Yet, they presented a rare opportunity for women to let themselves be heard. And, from being some of the most memorable and lasting leaders of these revolutionary protests, female activists were particularly targeted by many regimes.

Publication Date:

2019-10-09

Author:

  • Yusuf Sidani