Rise: 50 years of struggle


For more than 50 years, countless brave people have risen up to protest racial, ethnic, political, and economic injustice. Let the pictures do the talking.

Music- “New Noise” by Refused

1965- Selma to Montgomery march

1968- May 1968 events in France

1972- Bloody Sunday

1974- Carnation Revolution

2008- Greek protests

2009- Iranian elections protests

2010- Belarusian protests, Kyrgyzstan protests

2011- Egyptian Revolution, Arab Spring, Occupy Wall Street

2013- Gezi Park protests

2014- Euromaidan Revolution, Ferguson unrest