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TEDTalks Will Potter

Will Potter

19 Mar, 2014

Will Potter, an investigative journalist, tells of the day he decided to take part in a peaceful protest against animal testing only to find himself arrested and how that day inspired him to delve deeper into a world where peaceful protest is considered terrorism.

Dostoevsky wrote that the whole work of man is to prove he’s a man and not a piano key. Over and over throughout history, people in power have used fear to silence the truth and to silence dissent. It’s time we strike a new note.

Will Potter: The shocking move to criminalize nonviolent protest