As previous generations have affected and directed the course of events in their own society, this Arab generation is greatly influencing the course of events in their societies. From the spirit of hope and inspiration we all saw in Tahrir Square last month to the Libyan Youth Movement sparking a rebellion that now has the military support of the world, the youth are getting it done in the Arab world.
The New York Times: A New Arab Generation Finds Its Voice
Escalating violence has tempered the regional euphoria that followed the youth-led revolutions in Tunisia and Egypt. And yet, young people will continue to play an important role in the Arab Spring.