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The Guardian
9 mins | May 13, 2020

When polite petitions and humble pleas are ignored, protest is essential

Great revolutions of the past also looked at first like spontaneous uprisings against an existing order. Many of the human rights treasured today by society, were won by people who knew when to stop following the rules and take to the streets, explains author Nesrine Malik in this opinion piece for the Guardian.

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