ARCHIVED: Politics faculty member Elke Zuern discusses what Egypt can learn from South Africa in Insana Quotient interview

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Politics faculty member Elke Zuern appeared on the radio show The Insana Quotient to discuss how the past experiences of South Africa can be instructive as protests and regime change affect North Africa and the Middle East. Zuern, author of the recently published Politics of Necessity: Community Organizing and Democracy in South Africa, argues that working toward greater socio-economic equality is crucial to achieving a successful and sustainable democracy. To listen to the interview, visit and select February 28 from the archive calendar.