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TED Talks: Season 2014

2014x116 Will Potter: The shocking move to criminalize nonviolent protest
TV-PG

  • 2014-06-11T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

In 2002, investigative journalist and TED Fellow Will Potter took a break from his regular beat, writing about shootings and murders for the Chicago Tribune. He went to help a local group campaigning against animal testing: "I thought it would be a safe way to do something positive," he says. Instead, he was arrested, and so began his ongoing journey into a world in which peaceful protest is branded as terrorism.

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