An Interview With Henry Giroux: Youth Movement in a Culture of Hopelessness

Henry Giroux says Wall Street protests need to stay centred on the most marginalised population of the US: young people.

This was, for me, very exciting, because while it doesn't guarantee anything, it certainly marks a beginning that upsets, and, in many ways, challenged a liberal-conservative position that young people in the United States are utterly depoliticised, self absorbed and incapable of engaging in collective politics.

It's interesting to see young people all over the world reacting both to the cruel austerity measures being imposed on the basis of ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Oct 9, 2011 - 12:09 AM PDT
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Edited by: Dwight Rousu - Oct 9, 2011 - 12:13 AM PDT

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