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Why a Dec 17 Celebration?

Why a Dec 17 Celebration? 
This December 17 Celebration recognizes the one year anniversary of the beginning (on December 17, 2010 of the uprising in Tunisia against the corrupt government of the 1% in Tunisia) which inspired the beginning of the Arab Spring uprisings.  (See the Your Turn column, “An Unlikely Martyr, A Surprising Movement” – written by Gary Carnefix for Occupy Helena; adopted by consensus of Occupy Helena General Assembly,http://helenair.com/news/opinion/an-unlikely-martyr-and-a-surprising-movement/article_1f26052c-26e4-11e1-8b6c-0019bb2963f4.html