Protests | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
The media must learn to interpret the evolving digital dialectic of global unrest.
Failures to deliver on political promises have people back out in the streets.
Government concessions fail to quell ongoing demonstrations.
Questions asked over second outbreak of serious violence in six months.
What was behind the demonstrations that led to the brink of “civil war”?
17 Jun 13
Government backs down on controversial bill after pressure from women’s groups.
6 Jun 13
Government's opponents are using local grievances to pursue their own interests, analysts say.
16 May 13
Once again, a minor incident quickly blows up into an expression of wider discontent.
1 May 13
Uncertain allegiances and fears of spillover.
25 Apr 13
Was rally in Tbilisi a sign of renewed strength, or a last gasp?
2 Apr 13
Since one in ten of the population uses the popular networking site, old-fashioned restrictions may not work any more.
29 Mar 13
Decision to reinstate students expelled for posting dance video suggests a new willingness to listen.
20 Mar 13
Activists hope campaign will prompt wider action on women's rights.
15 Mar 13
Officials dismiss public expressions of anger as plot by agents provocateurs.
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