OWS: A Case Study In Social Movements

Guests

Margot Adler, correspondent, NPR
Todd Gitlin, author of Occupy Nation
Donald Critchlow, professor, Arizona State University

On May Day, the Occupy Wall Street movement re-emerged to try to reestablish its message and place in the national conversation. Thousands marched in New York City, Oakland and other cities, then quickly faded from national view. Guests consider what sustains social movements, and why some fail.

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