Cairo celebrates!

amobasher.deviantart.comThe Arab Spring is a tale of a brave youth spread across several Arab countries revolting against corruption, poverty and rigged elections.

Whilst there is a constant flow of media from the region, how do we evaluate the success of countries like Tunisia, Libya and Egypt moving towards democracy?  How is our media coloring this tale?

Adel Abdel Ghafar is the Middle East Expert at the Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies at the Australian National University.  He’s joining us live from the streets of Cairo as the people commemoratethe down fall of President Muburak.

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Produced by Parashar Das

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