Keep up to date with every new upload!

Join free & follow Third Place (3dP)
  • 8
  • 6 years ago


Originally aired March 29, 2012.
In this episode, David Brown interviewed Benjamin Haas, a PhD candidate in the school of Performance Studies at LSU who attempted to burn an American flag on the parade grounds just after the assassination of Osama binLaden on May 2,2011. The two discussed Ben's motivation to engage in this protest, his evaluation of the success of the event, criticism of the university administration and the status of free speech protections in America generally. One of many disturbing YouTube videos of the event: