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[en] Narrow-minded? Bologna's PD council tries to evict Atlantide social centre

Atlantide is a social centre in the Santo Stefano neighbourhood in the heart of Bologna’s old town. More precisely, it is situated in the  471 more words

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Australia's new anti-homophobia video


The leaders of Australia’s most prominent sporting codes have come together to sign a commitment to eliminate discrimination and homophobia from their sports in an initiative supported by a new 30 second ad which will run on TV and in stadiums.

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Debate, Discuss, and Decide: Aparna Chandra on the INSAAF Posters (Part III)

This post completes the series on the thread of emails between Professor Aparna Chandra and the third year batch in an engaging discussion about the INSAAF posters and the different responses and take-back points from the campaign. 1,815 more words

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Purpose and Dialogue on the Posters: Aparna Chandra on the INSAAF Posters (Part II)

Professor Aparna Chandra continued a discussion on the INSAAF posters with the students of the third year batch via email, and the wonderful insight provided by the dialogue on campus led us to the conclusion that it must be published. 806 more words

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Privilege and Stereotypes: Aparna Chandra on the INSAAF Posters (Part I)

The INSAAF posters have created quite a stir on campus. Opinions, both negative and positive, have been doing rounds. Invariably, the posters have become a topic of discussion even in class, with Professor Ritu Sharma using the posters as examples to explain sociological concepts such as labeling. 913 more words

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Blog Post #2: Blades of Glory--Bro for the Gold!

 

                                   Image Credit:  BLADES OF GLORY:  Suzanne Hanover

          Blades of Glory (2007) promotes intimate male friendship while parodying the politics and melodrama of figure skating.  The documentary style form that introduces Chazz Michael Michaels and Jimmy MacElroy directly parallels the expository videos which highlight athletes in the Olympics.  468 more words

Blades of Glory--Bro for the Gold!

         

Image Credit: BLADES OF GLORY:  Suzanne Hanover

          Blades of Glory (2007) promotes intimate male friendship while parodying the politics and melodrama of figure skating.  The documentary style form that introduces Chazz Michael Michaels and Jimmy MacElroy directly parallels the expository videos which highlight athletes in the Olympics.  468 more words