[ View the story "A web of non-violence " on Storify] A web of non-violence Syrian activists document peaceful resistance.
The Stream· Thu, Jul 04 2013 11:54:51
Non violent infographicAJstream
The map and what it shows is a shining example of how many Syrians are peacefully resisting the regimes wide scale human rights violations and trying to build a brighter future. It’s a work in progress for sure and many more activities and initiatives will be added in the coming days and weeks.www2.amnesty.org.uk
The graph, which took three months to make, draws upon many different forms of protest.
Saraqeb, Syria: Translation: "The revolution...a ticket to enter, and not a ticket to leave"
A "march of millions", which took place shortly after the beginning of the uprising in March 2011:
شام حماه مليونية حماه بجمعة أرحل 1 7 ج1shamsnn
The video below is from a peaceful march staged by four female activists. According to the SNVM, the activists were later arrested.
Translation: For the humanity of the Syrian people, civil society declares: stoping all military operations in Syria. Syria is for all of us. Syrian 100 per cent
سوريا إلنا كلنا اعتصام العرائس زغاريدawarenessorg
Syrian artists have also taken a part in the non-violent demonstrations. The picture below shows famed Syrian pianist Malek Jandali at a recital in Atlanta, Georgia, United States:
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Here, a song by Jandali praising Syria and its people
Syria Anthem of the Free - Malek Jandali ســــــــــــوريـــا نشيد الأحرار- مالك جندليmalekjandali
The Malas twins
, Syrian actors and playwrights, have played a part in the revolution through their characters. Below, a performance from the summer of 2011:
Caricatures, another popular form of peaceful protest, illustrate sentiments shared by members of a community.
So whats next on the list to distract the world from #Syria?Deema
The sign on the right reads "Syria" and the sign in the center reads "the Panda initiative"
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