Synopsis by Sally Barber
The Arabs is a ten-part series created to provide an understanding of the ongoing conflicts within the Arab world by offering an honest look at the history, culture, and society influencing Arab life past and present. Arabs speak for themselves to portray a vivid picture and present keen insight into the fabric of their people. Part ten, The Arabs: The Arabs Now, examines critical issues facing modern Arab society. It attempts to shed light on critical matters affecting the Western as well as Arab societies. Topics covered in-depth include the education explosion, labor migration, and communications revolution. Other programs in the series are The Arabs: Family Ties, The Arabs: The Making of the Arabs, and The Arabs: The City Victorious?