arab spring http://kalw.org en Your Call: Should a new generation of Arab activists give us hope? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-should-new-generation-arab-activists-give-us-hope <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 46340 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Should a new generation of Arab activists give us hope? Today On Your Call: A conversation with BBC's Paul Mason http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-conversation-bbcs-paul-mason <p><span style="font-size:13.0pt;font-family:Helvetica;color:#262626;">On the next Your Call, It&rsquo;s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we&#39;ll bring back a conversation Rose Aguilar had with Paul Mason, BBC Newsnight economics editor and the author of &quot;Why It&#39;s Kicking Off Everywhere: The New Global Revolutions.&quot; Mason believes that from Tahrir Square to Zuccotti Park, advanced forms of communication have created a new relationship between the media and millions of people who are standing up for economic justice and freedom. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 15:32:47 +0000 Malihe Razazan 11502 at http://kalw.org Today On Your Call: A conversation with BBC's Paul Mason Today on Your Call: How did 2011 change democracy worldwide? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-did-2011-change-democracy-worldwide <p>On the next Your Call, we&rsquo;ll&nbsp;talk about the year in democracy.&nbsp; It has been one full year since Tunisian fruit vendor, Mohamed Bouazizi, set himself on fire--setting off a domino chain of revolts and revolutions in the Arab world and around the globe.&nbsp; Now there are 150 cities with Occupy movements in California alone. Thu, 22 Dec 2011 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 3255 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How did 2011 change democracy worldwide?