Past Event: Two Years Later: Prospects for Reform in Bahrain on the Anniversary of the Uprising

On February 14, 2011, Bahraini protesters took to the streets to call for political reforms, taking part in a broader movement for democracy in the Middle East. Bahrain’s security forces brutally suppressed the demonstrations, killing more than 50 protesters and injuring thousands. Since then, very little has changed in Bahrain: protesters continue to demand […]

Past Event: Voices from Bahrain: Anniversary of the Uprising

15 February 2012 | Freedom House DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 – 9:30am to 11:00am LOCATION: 1301 Connecticut Ave, NW, 4th floor Washington, DC 20036 One year after the Pearl Uprising in Bahrain, unrest continues amid the ongoing government crackdown against protests.  A report commissioned by the Bahraini […]