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First Tunisia, then Egypt: Which Mideast autocracy will be next to fall?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/first_tunisia_then_egypt_which_mideast_autocracy_will_be_next_to_fall_20110

With popular uprisings having toppled two Arab dictators in the space of just a few weeks and unrest reverberating across the Middle East, are other regimes likely to fall, too? Nearly everywhere in the region, autocratic leaders seem to be on the defensive. Using carrots or sticks, and sometimes both, they’re struggling to curb growing protest movements.

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