Even the wealthy agree that capitalism is coming up short
Repressive political cultures and other factors make martyrdom central to the movements there, but they might not be so unique.
A fiery protest on the rising cost of living
Kicking off the World Economic Forum from the snow-white Swiss Alps
Protestors took to the Arab League headquarters after observers fail to halt Assad's ongoing crackdown against demonstrators.
For some migrants leaving the big city for Chinese New Year, this might be a final goodbye.
A warning in a locked-up Chinese mosque against "illegal religious behavior"
China's bold but chimerical quest for soft power in the Islamic world