This week, Rose talked with the Nation’s John Nichols about his latest book, Uprising: How Wisconsin Renewed the Politics of Protest, from Madison to Wall Street. Plus, a discussion about the parliamentary elections in Greece with Globe and Mail’s Eric Reguly, who joined us from Rome.
John Nichols, Washington correspondent for The Nation
Eric Reguly, Globe and Mail’s European business correspondent and he is based in Rome
On today's Your Call, we’ll talk about the power of images to incite social change. An exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California “All of Us or None” explores the history of social justice posters in the Bay Area. From Shepherd Fairey’s Obama poster to the Occupy movement’s Guy Fawkes mask--how can a popular image become a rallying symbol? Join us at 10 or email email@example.com. What art has motivated you to become active? It’s Your Call with Holly Kernan, and you.
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