Dissent, the less popular sister-word of protesting, is not a term we hear often. We hear protesting a lot – maybe because it’s about action. But they’re both important. Dissent holds the voice of our movements; protesting brings the action of change to our communities.
This month transform. looks at different facets of the protest movement and the voices of dissent, asking where we’ve been, what’s next, and what’s possible.
In August celebrate: Indian Independence Day (August 15), Ramadan (ends August 18), Women’s Equality Day (August 26), Malaysian Independence Day (August 31)