1) Watch this video: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-caused-the-french-revolution-tom-mullaney
2) Do the quiz in the "Think" section (next to the video).
3) Answer this question in a comment below:
What lessons can we apply from the French Revolution to present-day efforts to make society more equitable?
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