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Lecture Links: Monday January 13

Here is a few links to topics that Prof. Wasserstein mentioned in lecture today.

  • Where is Sidi Bou Zid? Click this link to go to the google map
  • Want to know more about Coup d’État: A Practical Handbook? Check out the wiki page here
  • Want to listen to Ben Ali’s speeches from his last weeks in power? Go to this youtube link and skip to 0:23, or read a transcript here
  • Want to see the website of Ben Ali’s confiscated property after the revolution?  You can use the Web Archive to see screen captures of here . If you speak French or Arabic, you can click on the flags to see more info, such as the sales of cars and jewels.

Hope you all enjoyed a great lecture and see you Wednesday!