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how social movement theory and org theory became friends

Klaus Weber and I have a chapter in the forthcoming Oxford Handbook of Sociology, Social Theory, and Organization Studies, in which we discuss the history of the connection (or lack thereof) between social movement theory and organizational theory. 646 more words


On Hamas, Hatred, Killing Civilians and Demonisation: It Must Stop Now

One of the central aspects of the latest round of violence and war in Israel and Palestine for very many (media, analysts, human beings around the world) is the continuing assertion that Hamas is the one who started the violence with the firing of rockets into Israel. 1,877 more words

Social Movements

Make the Connections: Anti-War, Animal Rights, Collective Liberation

By Mickey Z

“There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.” (Audre Lorde)

While photographing a #FreePalestine rally in NYC on July 15, I ran into many friends. 1,091 more words

A quick and improvised say on Feminism. The word is not what they say it is.

So a shot or two of Gin is in my system and It’s rather late. I don’t expect this post to be the best argument of linguistics I can provide nor do I expect my grammar, specifically spelling, to be top notch. 1,638 more words

Social Commentary

Brainstorm and Identify Nonviolent Social Change Movements

Brainstorm and Identify Nonviolent Social Change Movements

Goal: To highlight the groups knowledge of nonviolent movements.

Begin in small groups and have youth identify movements they know. 40 more words

Skill Building Exercises

#Someone -Tell-Levick: Nigerians take to Twitter

The people have always had a voice. The amplification of these voices has however always been limited to the living room before the TV, the commercial buses stuck in terrible traffic, the random chat with the receptionist about politics whilst waiting to be called in for your appointment. 338 more words

Digital Media