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Uprisings and revolt are shaping the political future of Arab nations, and journalists are trying to respond to the demand for reporting that people can trust. This is happening as the power, popularity and reach of the Web and social media are buffeting older news organizations.

Nieman Reports published a collection of articles—“Arab News: Troubles and Possibilities”—in its Fall 2011 issue: