In Time for outrage!
in French, ¡Indignaos!
in Spanish), a short pamphlet published at the end of 2010, 93-year old Stéphane Hessel
, a former French Resistance fighter and diplomat, called for young people to fight injustice. He struck a nerve, and his little book not only became a surprise best-seller (3.5 million copies worldwide, translated into 10 languages) but gave its name (Indignados
) to the Spanish protest movement
that started in May 2011 and later inspired other protests in many countries, including France, Greece, Israel, and the USA with Occupy Wall Street. Interview with Hessel about the Occupy movements
. First page
of the official translation. Unofficial translation
(of lesser quality). Bonus: Stéphane Hessel's mother, played by Jeanne Moreau in Truffaut's classic Jules and Jim
posted by elgilito
on Nov 23, 2011 -