The Arab Spring: A Manipulation?
Naoufel Brahimi El Mili
Preface by Percy Kemp In 2011, the world believed in the spontaneity of the Arab Spring and the democratization of peoples. But these events would largely be the result of a web of manipulations… The popular uprisings would have been encouraged, even provoked, by the interests of the American government, supported by Qatar and its satellite channel Al-Jazeera. The religious or social icons imagined by the storytelling influenced the masses who also believed in a new order. But the alliance of democracy and Islam has not kept its promises: bloody repression of rebels, civil wars, armies taking power, Salafist commandos, Islamist terrorism, fraudulent elections... We are now witnessing the emergence of a new Arab disorder.
224 pages | ISBN: 9782315003747