Politics

Pictures of Protest

Demonstrations around the world.

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Future historians will conclude that the global revolution of 2015 was launched by Alan Moore's snake-god.

As 2013 shapes up to be one of those global years of protest that history periodically produces, The Atlantic publishes a striking photoessay of demonstrations, all drawn from just the last few weeks. The images come from everywhere from Bulgaria to Chile to Indonesia; among other things, we learn that the use of Guy Fawkes masks has now spread as far as Thailand. Check out the pictures here.