Quote of the Day | February 15, 2019

“Perhaps the only time in history we’ve seen things of quite that magnitude was in the late nineteenth century when you had spontaneous revolts of working-class people.”

-Historian Jon Shelton, speaking about the wave of teacher walkouts in Oklahoma and other states that made 2018 the biggest year for worker protest in a generation [Source: Washington Post]


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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