Symbols and Slogans of the Arab Spring
The innumerable symbols and slogans in graffiti, banners and leaflets that served the Arab demonstrators as a means for political protest against their autocratic rulers were at times rich in metaphor, laconic and ironic, and at other times more direct and accusatory.
''The people want the overthrow of the regime!''
''Irhal!'' – ''Leave!''
Taking up shoes against the dictator
Despots on the gallows
Assad and Qaddafi as ''kings of kings''
Raising a hue and cry against the Syrian dictator
Two rulers, one face
The torch of freedom
Resistance against Yemen's dictator
Ideals of the revolution
Guard the revolution in Tunisia!
Kick in the backside for Qaddafi
Hands up for freedom in the Arab world
Egypt's military as political powerbroker
President Morsi as clown