Mohamed Mdalla

Writer and editor for Tunisia Live, an English-language online news publication in Tunisia. Major: Near Eastern studies. 

CHALLENGE: Sometimes it is difficult to find reliable sources, particularly in the government.

COVERED: A political standoff between Islamists in the government and secular opponents, passage of Tunisia’s constitution, and a song gone viral. 

INSPIRING: The Tunisian journalists he works with “see their jobs as a way to serve their country.”