Most of the revolutions are started with good intent, but sometimes the road to hell is paved with good intentions. Revolution is a natural occurrence in human history. When one is treated unfairly, one may rebel himself, and seek justice. Revolutionaries are people who act in front of injustice, that seek to change things for the better. Some succeed, some don’t, some remain true to the cause, some don’t. The following list contains some of the most influential revolutions in human history.
#10 The Arab Spring (2010 – 2012)
The Arab Spring was a revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests (both non-violent and violent), riots, and civil wars in the Arab world that began on 18 December 2010 in Tunisia, and spread throughout the Arab world with different consequences. Some governments were ousted somewhat peacefully while other governments waged civil war, or other violent repressions, other governments maintained their rule but conceded some reforms. Social media was used as a social mobilization platform and proved to be an effective tool for propaganda and protest organization.