An important interview by Bill Moyers.
One of Ganz’s themes is the crucial role narrative plays in social movements. “I think it’s particularly important because doing the kind of work that movements do requires risk-taking, uncertainty, going up against the odds. And that takes a lot of hope,” Ganz tells Bill. “And so where do you go for hopefulness? Where do you go for courage? You go to those moral resources that are found within narratives and within identity work and within traditions.”
Phi Beta Iota: The below comment at the website is worthy of note. Occupy was manipulated and neutralized. Perhaps next time this will not happen.