Troy Headrick teaches Rhetoric and Composition at The American University in Cairo. He has published widely on many different subjects. He’s currently completing a humorous memoir entitled Big Tex Unleashed: Memoir of a Transmigrant.
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Saturday, February 11, 2012
Reading the Revolution
This is an incredibly interesting time to be alive. Revolutionaries, like me, have been waiting for this moment for a very long time. People, in many locales all around the world, have mustered their courage and are now challenging corrupt elites and the various power structures that serve them. First, there were the anti-austerity protests in Europe and beyond, and then came “the Arab Spring.” Even America, land long thought to be the epicenter of political apathy, has gotten involved. The Occupy Movement has renewed my faith in the American masses