From Sweden to the U.S., Resistance Is in the Air
Truthdig editor’s note: To see a recording of Elin Ersson’s livestream, click here.
Elin Ersson, a young Swedish student, boarded a plane at the airport in Gothenburg, Sweden, bound for Istanbul. The plane was crowded as its crew prepared to take off. Ersson stood up in the aisle, protesting that a fellow passenger, an Afghan refugee, was being deported. She was livestreaming as she