Protesters face riot police during a demonstration in Tunis, Tunisia, Jan. 12, 2018. Tunisia's government says protests over food prices led to days of clashes with police that left one dead, dozens injured and widespread damage. (AP/Hassene Dridi)
A Tale of Two Protests

The Media’s Wildly Different Take on Unrest in Tunisia and Iran

By all accounts, the protests in Tunisia are everything that the U.S. political establishment had wished the protests in Iran would become. Yet, the media silence regarding the protests in Tunisia has been deafening.