Zapiro writes:

A change of pace: From flying planes into skyscrapers as in Al Qaeda to the less violent toppling of governments with the use of social media as in the Arab Spring revolution. 'Holy war' approach replaced by Facebook and Twitter In Middle East and North Africa revolutions. - Richard Hainebach, Editor,



Born in Cape Town in 1958, Zapiro couldn’t imagine a career in cartooning, so he studied architecture at University of Cape Town.

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© Zapiro | May 05, 2011 | Mail & Guardian

Arab Spring into Action

TWEETING FOR DEMOCRACY: The pro-democracy movement has done more for the Arab cause than 9-11 ever did, and it has done so peacefully, led by the youth and not an angry old man.