The first day of the World Social Forum begins in Tunisia with a big demonstration of civil society social movements.
The images show the opening rally and interviews of some civic society personalities of the Arab world and key people from the Tunisian revolution. Featured are Saida Garrach, Tunisian lawyer, feminist Haucine Abassi, Sergio Bassoli, Secretary General of the Tunisian General Union of Workers, Samir Amin, CGIL International Department and Tom Goldtooth, a Brasilian indigenous leader.
Goldtooth is a member of the Dené, Navajo, and Dakota (or ‘Sioux’) Indigenous People, on Turtle Island (North America). Video by Antonio Pacor and Manuel Bellino Focuspuller.
focuspuller. (April 07, 2013). TUNIS 2013: World Social Forum Meets Spring Revolution. Retrieved December 21, 2014, from EngageMedia Web site: http://www.engagemedia.org/Members/focuspuller/videos/tunis2013-world-social-forum-meets-spring.