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Women's Rights in the Middle East

Center for the Middle East

Unveiling the Revolutionaries: Cyberactivism and the Role of Women in the Arab Uprisings

Unveiling the Revolutionaries: Cyberactivism and the Role of Women in the Arab Uprisings.

Courtney C. Radsch, a doctoral student at American University in Washington, D.C., explores how young women used social media and cyberactivism to help shape the "Arab Spring" and its aftermath.