Nominate Our Next Truthdigger of the Week
Posted on Nov 28, 2011
Who made your week by speaking truth to power, blowing the whistle or standing up to injustice?
Truthdigger of the Week is a feature in which we recognize a person or group that made a difference.
See past winners here. Nominate this week’s winner here.
Last week, we recognized British journalist Laurie Penny, the 25-year-old self-described “journalist, author, feminist, socialist, utopian, general reprobate and troublemaker” who squared off against a former Goldman Sachs partner on BBC Newsnight after Occupy Wall Street’s Nov. 17 rallies. Here’s that clip again, which has all the makings of an iconic moment for a generation struggling for its future against a class of elites that simply won’t listen.
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