Protest FAQs:

Q: Are protests part of a systematic and peaceful campaign to achieve a particular objective?

A: Yes, and involve the use of pressure as well as persuasion, they go beyond mere protest and may be better described as cases of civil resistance or nonviolent resistance.

Q: Is protest held to be valid?

A: Yes, and then the results of the event are changed.

Q: Is protest sometimes restricted by governmental policy?

A: Yes, and economic circumstances, religious orthodoxy, social structures, or media monopoly.

Q: Are protests the use of riot police?

A: Yes.

Q: Is protest reviewed after the fact?

A: Yes.