Tag Archives: Revolution

What’s the Deal With Revolutionary Justice in Bangladesh?

Hello all! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that isn’t old enough to mistakenly call Bangladesh “East Pakistan.” In this week’s post, we’ll check in on the South Asian country of Bangladesh and attempt to figure … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With the Russo-Chinese Balk on Syria?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog with zero UN observers. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss the horrid massacres of the past two weeks in Syria by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad’s government forces, the vehement … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With America’s Decision on Syria?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal”, the blog that doesn’t change its ideology based on economic interests (unless, you know, someone wants to make early retirement for me a reality). In this week’s blog entry, we’ll … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With the Egyptian Counter-Revolution?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that puts its revolutionary theory of picture jokes and current event puns into practice. In this week’s blog, we’ll discuss this week’s massive protests and military crackdown in … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Ali Abdullah Saleh and the Yemeni Uprising?

Hello all!  Welcome to another stirring edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that dusts off the history beneath the headlines so you can win at your local bar’s trivia night. In this week’s blog, we’ll discuss the current violence … Continue reading

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An Independence Week Special Edition of: “What’s The Deal”, Comparing the 2011 Arab Revolutions with the American Revolution

Hello all! Welcome once again to “What’s the Deal”, the blog that covers current events through a historical perspective, and makes you cringe at the low quality of my jokes and my sarcastic comments. Since it is that special time … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal with the 2011 Syrian Revolution?

Hello all! and welcome to the first ever written edition of the new blog called               “What’s the Deal?” The blog that covers today’s news from a historical perspective to understand current events for the every day non-historian! Why read this … Continue reading

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