Egypt & other protest videos

I’m posting these links here so I can find them for later classroom use. This is a two-part series produced by Al-Jazeera. Each episode is 25 minutes. WordPress won’t let me embed, so here is a link to their page:

Here’s a 3 minute synopsis posted to Youtube by Al-Jazeera

Two minute video on the Madison protest Feb 15 2011 (re proposal to strip collective bargaining rights from state workers:

Here are some pictures from the overnight sit-in:!/album.php?aid=614511&id=716045233&fbid=10150383401840234


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I'm a sociology professor but not only a sociology professor. I keep my name out of this blog because I don't want my name associated with it in a Google search. Although I never write anything in a public forum like a blog that I'd be ashamed to have associated with my name (and you shouldn't either), it is illegal for me to use my position as a public employee to advance my religious or political views, and the pseudonym helps to preserve the distinction between my public and private identities. The pseudonym also helps to protect the people I may write about in describing public or semi-public events I've been involved with. You can read about my academic work on my academic blog --Pam Oliver

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