By Jean Shaoul, December 4, 2012
For weeks, thousands of people in towns and cities throughout Jordan have taken to the streets in protest against the government’s decision to end fuel subsidies.
By Bill Van Auken, October 11, 2012
In preparation for a wider war in the Middle East, the Pentagon has deployed a 150-strong task force in Jordan.
By Jean Shaoul, September 6, 2011
Last January, protesters took to the streets of Amman and other cities in Jordan demanding better living conditions and political change.
By Patrick Martin, February 2, 2011
The new government is headed by former a former prime minister, Maruf Bakhit, who is identified with ballot-rigging and security crackdowns.