Author Archives: Alan Meehan

Egyptian Revolution: Influence of Facebook

  The Arab Spring brought a lot of change for the countries it affected. Regimes were toppled, dictators were ousted, and populations that had been silent in the face of oppression for decades finally stood up for themselves. One of the biggest reasons for this change of response was new technology. The internet and social […]

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The Freedom Party of Austria

Austria is currently in the middle of a surprise-filled election. The two main parties that usually win the presidency are nowhere to be found, eliminated with the rest of the fringe parties in the first round. The final round of voting is down to the far right Freedom Party, and the Green Party. Either party’s […]

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