Is there a revolutionary movement in Syria?
4 March 2011 Last updated at 15:51 GMT
As the wave of unrest continues to sweep across the Middle East, there are few countries that have avoided mass protest.
One of them is Syria - but why?
Lina Sinjab spoke to Waddah Abed Rabbo, Editor in Chief of the Al Watan Newspaper and the campaigner Kusai Zakaria.