March 29, 2011 - 12:00pm
Social movements scholar George Katsiaficas talks about recent upheavals in North Africa and compares them to the many upheavals that took place across Asia in the 1980s and 90s.
January 18, 2011 - 12:00pm
Political scientist Mona El-Ghobashy discusses the recent parliamentary elections in Egypt--the second biggest recipient of U.S. military aid--and the social movements roiling the economic powerhouse of the Middle East.
July 8, 2013 - 1:00pm
Shimaa Helmy on the military coup and the protests in Egypt; Leslie Simon on the campaign to Save SF City College; and long-time lesbian activist Patricia Jackson discusses her new memoir, Takes an Uprising
January 6, 2014 - 1:00pm
Filmmaker Jehane Noujaim on her award-winning film THE SQUARE and the role of women in the Egyptian uprising; Treesa McLean on new California laws affecting access to midwife care and home births