Kara Miller is an Assistant Professor of English, specializing in journalism, at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth. She also serves as a guest panelist on WGBH-TV's “Beat the Press” and contributes to 89.7 FM WGBH (NPR). She received her Ph.D. from Tufts University, where she focused on how presidents communicate with the public during wartime.
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Sunday, November 27, 2011
The Uprising of 2012?
Around the world, this has been the year of uprisings - spurred in large part by financial concerns. Athens, of course, has witnessed months of fiery protests. But the disaffected have also crowded the streets of Paris, London, Rome, and New York. And economic woes extend far beyond the obvious.