Demonstrations, Protests and Riots Category

April 10, 2019

On the Runway: ‘It’s Going to Be the Image of the Revolution’

A smartphone snap from the Sudanese protests has gone viral. What is it about this picture that makes it so powerful?

April 9, 2019

Hopes Raised During the Arab Spring Are Being Revived Across North Africa

The uprisings of 2011 are inspiring a new generation to challenge entrenched, authoritarian leaders, raising hopes as well as doubts about the future.

April 9, 2019

9 Hong Kong Democracy Advocates Convicted for Role in 2014 Protests

Nine activists, including three founders of a group that called for civil disobedience, are facing up to seven years in prison on public nuisance charges.

April 1, 2019

What My Fellow Liberals Don’t Get About Venezuela

Stop sanitizing a tyrannical dictator. My country deserves change.

March 30, 2019

Op-Ed Columnist: Trump’s Circus Maximus

King Donald’s subjects came from the rivers to bend the knee to their victorious Vulgarian.