Placing yourself in harm’s way is powerful but scary. Often it is fueled by the white-hot anger of knowing that you’re on the side of justice, and yet failing to make the change you need.
This is a two-part episode about times when direct action was used to confront an overwhelming force. Part one looks at the remarkable #FeesMustFall student movement in South Africa, that all started when someone threw poo at a statue.
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Top photo: Fees Must Fall demonstration in Pretoria. Photo by Flickr user Paul Saad. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
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