If Sudanese Revolt: Full Circle for the Uprisings

The advent of protests in Sudan raises interesting issues about the origins of the Arab protest movements, a vexed question that has been the object of much speculation and analysis. Candidates have ranged from US academic Gene Sharp, to social media, to Iran, to Hamas, to the CIA or another arm of US government in an attempt – in Egypt anyway – to help get rid of a leader whose final days were dragging on, threatening instability in a country of great importance to the United States because of its historic accomodation with Israel. Continue reading If Sudanese Revolt: Full Circle for the Uprisings