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Book review: paramilitarism and neoliberalism in Colombia

Neoliberalism and extreme violence go hand in hand in Colombia – Olivia Arigho Stiles reviews an important contribution to debates about Latin America.

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Pinkwashing Apple

The gays, we love our Mac toys – and now it seems that our conspicuous consumption of such has paid off: Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, … 824 more words

Neoliberalism

Small cliques often take control of school governor boards

Reproduced with permission from The Conversation. Originally published on 29 October 2014.

As the investigations continue into what happened at the schools implicated in the Trojan Horse extremism affair in Birmingham, the issue of who… 861 more words

Governance

Governing schools: professional power and the changing responsibilities of school governors

The following is my presentation for the Governing Schools Conference, which was held at the University of Roehampton on 23 October 2014. Chair and Panellists included Professor Stephen Ball (Institute of Education), Professor Gill Crozier (University of Roehampton), Professor Becky Francis (King’s College, London), Professor Helen Gunter (University of Manchester), Chris Caroe (Department for Education), Brian Lightman (Association of School and College Leaders)) and Emma Knights (National Governors Association). 6,026 more words

Governance

Will The Juncker Commission Continue To Entrench Neoliberal Policies?

Will The Juncker Commission Continue To Entrench Neoliberal Policies?.

A few days ago, the designated European Commission finally showed its true colours: It wants to make sure that its economic policy recommendations become enforceable. 1,062 more words

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