I think there is some organic components to this as it helped kick off the Arab Spring. Are you suggesting that the Arab Spring funded by the CIA? My own take on the Arab Spring was that the choice to invade Iraq and the subsequent chaos and horror that followed that ill-fated action finally convinced Arab democracy that their freedom could only come from their own actions. Any belief that the US had legitimate humanitarian or altruistic goals was completely shattered. This epiphany was the main motivator of the Arab Spring, but perhaps I don’t know what I am talking about since it is an analysis “from afar” sans any “inside” info

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