Romania: Hashtags and Protests – Script (en)

by Doina Boev On January 31, 2017, literally overnight, Romania transformed into a field of protests. People gathered in Victory Square in Bucharest to oppose an emergency decree. The decree would have decriminalized embezzlement beyond 44,000 Euros, among a number of other drastic modifications to the Penal Code. The protests were the largest Romania had … Continue reading Romania: Hashtags and Protests – Script (en)