No 39


Arab Press Review

(MEES Translation)

The Myths Of Arab Public Opinion

The following is anarticle by Samir 'Atallah(Lebanese journalist) entitled The Arab Street that was publishedin the Lebanese daily al-Naharon 18 September:

Whenever a national crisis of one kind or another afflictingthe Arabs has taken a turn for the worse, there have always been warnings aboutthe anger of the Arab street. It is a despicable expression that has theimplied meaning of Arab public...