Tag Archives: Arab Spring

Why the UC Students Are Protesting

Mother Jones via Balloon Juice: Six years ago, tuition at the University of California was $5,357. Now $12,192. Slated for $22,068 by 2015. If the tuition increase rises as projected, in ten years, the price of a public education in … Continue reading

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Syrian Blogger Abducted – Read Her Story – UPDATED

Well, can’t believe everything you read. http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/meast/06/13/syria.blogger/index.html ***** Yesterday, a prominent Syrian blogger was abducted by one of the 18 police organizations in Syria. You may have already heard about A Gay Girl in Damascus, but if you haven’t, the … Continue reading

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