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Tunisians celebrate the fall of dictator Ben Ali (photo: AP)

Education and Democracy in Tunisia

An Ideology-free Sphere in the Shadow of Dictatorship

The curriculum in Tunisian schools and universities was remarkably progressive, even under the dictatorship of Ben Ali, because it wasn't exploited for political purposes. In an interview with, Najib Abdelmoulah explains to what extent the relatively good level of education led to the democratic revoltMore