The Power of Art in the Face of Revolution

By Mehak Balwani Almost four months after the start of the anti-government protests in Baghdad, what is left is not only an amalgamation of rebellion and government retaliation but also an assortment of art, including paintings, poems, plays and literature.  The demonstrations started on October 1st, 2019 and are ongoing. They were born from the people’s resentment and their anger at the endemic corruption, external … Continue reading The Power of Art in the Face of Revolution