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DeLuca: Image Politics: The New Rhetoric of Environmental Activism

DeLuca, Kevin Michael. Image politics: The new rhetoric of environmental activism. Chapters 1-4. Psychology Press, 2005.

In this book, DeLuca explores the potential of the image event, which he argues is the most effective tactic for radical environmental movements, such as those championed by Earth First! 215 more words


We Shouldn’t Give Up on Taking Collective Individual Action Against Environmental Destruction

Earlier this year I decided, in a fit of despair fueled by environmental concerns and the seeming endlessness of “business as usual,” that all I could do as an individual was to do the right thing, starting at the local level. 587 more words


Media Matters

If you haven’t already heard of Media Matters, and your in any kind of field involving multimedia or journalism, I would definitely recommend checking it out. 114 more words

Biased News

The Messy Business of Social Movement Funding

I recently worked for a foundation that had admirable aspirations of creating large scale social change, potentially through a social movement. As we researched the business of social movement building, it proved to be a topic mired in caveats. 274 more words


Japan's Rightwing Violence Escalates

A march by the far left “Anti-Imperial System Action Network” is met by a ferocious series of counter-demonstrations by rightwing activists, with a thin line of riot police in between. 10 more words


Interference Archive

Thursday 13th November 5.30pm Podium Lecture Theatre LCC

The Design Activism Research Hub

<http://www.arts.ac.uk/research/research-environment/research-infrastructure/research-groups-networks-and-collaborations/design-activism/&gt; Presents: Interference Archive: Activating Social Movement Histories

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Percayalah, Takmudah Menjadi Seorang Guru

(Catatan Relawan Pengajar Kelas Inspirasi Depok 2)

Oleh: Mahfud Achyar[i]

“What is a teacher? I’ll tell you: it isn’t someone who teaches something, but someone who inspires the student to give of her best in order to discover what she already knows.” – Paulo Coelho, …

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