Jan 25, 2012 One year after the Arab Spring began, activists in Cairo and New York discuss how the Middle East protests inspired the Occupy movement, and where they go from here
Feb 2, 2012 Middle East movement inspired Occupiers, but so did home-grown protests in Wisconsin.
Jan 24, 2012 The summer of economic discontent that foreshadowed Occupy Wall Street.
Jan 16, 2012 Voters in Taiwan re-elected President Ma Ying-jeou on Saturday. Ma pursues a conciliatory policy toward China, which has welcomed his victory.
Jan 4, 2012 Last year, revolutions led to political changes in Egypt, Tunisia and Libya. So what's next for the Middle East in 2012?
Jan 4, 2012 Egypt's army has economic interests ranging from construction to tourism. Getting it to focus just on soldiering may not be easy.
Feb 2, 2012 From the Arab Spring to the Occupy Wall Street protests, discussions over income inequality took center stage this year -- and they aren't dying down anytime soon.
Jan 27, 2012 After 20 years, MTV's long running campaign to get youth voters to the poles is getting revamped -- starting with the name
Dec 19, 2011 Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is said to be acquiring a 3 percent stake in Twitter. The social network is growing fast in the Arab world.
Dec 16, 2011 Freelance reporter Julia Simon describes her 12-hour detention in Egypt while reporting a story for Marketplace.