Archive for May, 2012

Baghdad’s protest movement: despondent and divided

by Prashant Rao Note: This article was originally published by AFP on January 31, 2012. It can be found in full here. BAGHDAD (AFP) – Nearly a year after national rallies rocked the government, Iraq’s protest movement is a shadow of its former self, after the authorities cracked down and demonstrators themselves became divided. While [...]