Topic: Gene Sharp
It's the autumn of discontent, with Egyptian activists worried about a military comeback, Syrian protesters taking up arms, and the Occupy Wall Street movement in the US and Europe.
10/05/2011 09:39 am
Protests in a growing number of countries show that citizens have more tools at their disposal to throw their dictators off balance, if not out of power.
09/30/2011 03:11 pm
Whisper Systems donated its software to help Egyptian dissidents spread the word without the government listening in.
05/04/2011 03:10 pm
Iran singled out Harvard professor Gene Sharp as a key inspiration for protesters' 'velvet coup.' Sharp's manual on nonviolent protest shaped opposition movements in Czechoslovakia and inspired activists in Burma.
12/29/2009 11:45 am
The indictment of more than 100 Iranians being tried en masse for opposing the regime opens a window onto the world view of those who fear change most.
08/14/2009 01:00 am