A Look at 30 Years of Uprisings

Protesters during the Rose Revolution in Tbilisi, Georgia in 2003

From the Tulip Revolution to the Bulldozer Revolution to the recent unrest in Tunisia and Egypt, mass protests have toppled governments and transformed societies.

PBS NewsHour produced this resource chronicling significant uprisings of the past 30 years. Some unusual names included in the list:

Singing Revolution - Estonia

Velvet Revolution - Czechoslovakia

Lottery Uprising - Albania

Bulldozer Revolution - Yugoslavia

Tulip Revolution - Kyrgyzstan

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