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Arab Spring: hope, heartbreak, and a slice of life

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Manoubia Bou Azizi wipes her tears during an interview at her home in Marsa district, north of Tunisia on October 22, 2011. The mother of Mohamed Bouazizi, the Tunisian man who set himself on fire in an act of protest which inspired the Arab Spring, urged the new leaders of the country to honor her son's sacrifice by helping poor people like him.

PHOTO: Jamal Saidi/Reuters

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