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Waking the giant: examining the legacy of a global uprising

Waking the giant: examining the legacy of a global uprising

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. In December 2010, a desperate Tunisian man set himself on fire after he was denied the right to sell fruit and vegetables in the street.  This hopeless, tragic act sparked nationwide protests against the government that were to send president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali fleeing in exile from Tunisia. […]