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Algeria’s ‘Revolution of Smiles’: Where will it lead?

Washington DC, April 12, 2019 — Every Friday since February 22, the cities and towns of Algeria have seen massive demonstrations that have brought women, men, children, and old people pouring into the streets, often in high spirits but always voicing pointed political demands. What had provoked the demonstrations was the announcement by the ageing, extremely non-functioning … Continue reading Algeria’s ‘Revolution of Smiles’: Where will it lead?