A photo of Juli Briskman giving the middle finger to the president went viral. Her employer was not pleased.
Bakoyev and Talgat were arrested following large-scale land protests in the country in April and May. Normally very cautious
Book-reading is a perfect tool for silent protest.
So what does an ordinary citizen need to do to get one's political voice heard in this day and age where one needs money and access to play with the big whigs? If you are me, you not only dress up in costume, grab some props and exhibit comic performance art on the street, you stage your own protest.
If people cast their ballots only for local measures, that would send a whopping-loud message to the folks in state and national races that you've tuned them out, but that you still believe in the political process.