The Protest (A Short Story) by Brian Hartman
Approx. 1,290 words.
Published on April 9, 2013.
In a not so distant future, genetic engineering is outlawed, the country is ruled by an elected dictatorship, and trials are government-sponsored entertainment. Can one man raise his voice against the system? Should he even try?
"The Protest" is a short story about government oppression, bioethics, and personal courage.