Viral Sensation: Yemeni plays Micheal Jackson on an oud
He may be gone but Michael Jackson continues to inspire musicians, even in Yemen.
Yemen's Oud Criminal
Ever heard MJ's greatest hits played on an oud? This cover of 'Smooth Criminal' is just downright sick!
Source: Global Voices Online
Things that haven't changed in Egypt
The prisons are abysmal and the CIA is still nestled cozily in the government's back pocket. Yea, that sounds about right.
Source: The Arabist
Arabic over Coffee p3
How do you say, "I want to retire from this life"? In fact, why would you say it? It's all right here.
Source: Arab Glot
Movement at Last? Rumors of Change in and Outside Bahrain
A veiled woman protester holds a sign that says, "You don't kill people and then say, 'Let's Talk'!"
Source: Bahraini Politics
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