This research was pretty easy to come by except for the convalescence phase because it hasn't happened yet. It interested me while researching because there were so many things I didn't know about the war because the news doesn't recap on them. I chose this revolution to study because I felt it was more relevant because we are always hearing about it on the news. This project changed my outlook on revolutions because I thought they were all quick and short but after studying this revolution i know they are also long.
Long term causes- Poor economy, human rights violations, political corruption, unemployment, extreme poverty, not enough housing. Also the president has had a line of family in the government and nobody likes the family. They also have bad dust storms which lead to low crops. And their population to resource ratio is out of balance.
Systematic Stage- 15 boys were detained and tortured for spraying graffiti which is one of the things that sparked the revolution and, the president killed hundreds of protesters. Also thousands of young children are being recruited into the military all the time which many people are mad about