How To Build A Protest Movement
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Chrystia Freeland, global editor-at-large of Thomson Reuters, and Todd Gitlin, professor of journalism and sociology at Columbia University and the author of several books including Letters to a Young Activist (Art of Mentoring) and The Bulldozer and the Big Tent: Blind Republicans, Lame Democrats, and the Recovery of American Ideal, discuss the ongoing Wall Street protests and offer their analysis and advice about how to create a movement and coherent argument for change.
Listeners: We want to hear from you too. Have you joined the protests? What are you protesting? Call us at 212-433-WNYC. Also--if you have a critique of the protesters' tactics or mission, call us and tell us what your critique is.