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By Adam Branch,Zachariah Mampilly

From Egypt to South Africa, Nigeria to Ethiopia, a brand new strength for political swap is rising throughout Africa: renowned protest. common city uprisings by means of early life, the unemployed, exchange unions, activists, writers, artists, and non secular teams are difficult injustice and inequality. what's riding this new wave of protest? Is it the main to important political change?

Drawing on interviews and in-depth research, Adam department and Zachariah Mampilly provide a penetrating evaluate of latest African protests, situating the present renowned activism inside of its historic and neighborhood contexts.

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