Social justice between popular movements and political paths in the Arab region
Introduction of the book: Social Justice in the Arab Region between Street Politics and Political Paths
The book is co-authored by: Wael Gamal, Salameh Keileh, Omar Samir Khalaf, Shimaa ElSharkawy, Raja Kassab, Fathi Al-Chamkhi, Heba Khalil and Toufic Haddad
Publishers: Arab Forum for Alternatives and Rosa Luxemburg Foundation
Translated by: Sonia Farid
This introduction attempts at analyzing the status of social justice in the post-revolution Arab region through a number of angles: identifying the opportunities and challenges that accompanied this development on the domestic, regional, and international levels as well as regarding the structure of the state and the role of civil society, regional and international responses to the revolutions, and the impact the revolutions have had on the issue of social justice. What follows are the main points to which the workshop has arrived.