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"Accelerant on the Fire of Change | Ann Christiano | TEDxUF" :: Watching

Ann Christiano, a public relations professor and public interest communicator, demonstrates the importance a small number forward-thinking individuals had in shaping social movements throughout history. She argues that the tactics employed by students of public interest communications can change the world.

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Watching

Social Movements Across Borders: Caravana 43’s Visit to the United States

By Cassy Dorff for Denver Dialogues

To get to Vermont from Denver all you need is a good car and a lot of patience. It is about a 2,000-mile drive. 1,511 more words

Governance

[New publication] Shooting Yourself in the Foot: Securitization, Critical Infrastructure, and the Gaza Strip

image of site of a mortar explosion targeting the Kerem Shalom crossing (10 August 2014)

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…so last week I completed my PhD after quite a long path! 282 more words

Publications

Excerpt from The Nation, issue Dec. 24/31, 2012.

“While social movements might not be sufficient for achieving social justice, they are still absolutely necessary.”  -Brad Lander

Social Justice

Mass Media's Hidden Agenda in the Coverage of Summit of the Americas

It is worth acknowledging that ordinary citizens get the vast majority of their conventional news from mass media. Whether it’s true or not, the citizen’s dependence on mass media does not decline and leads them to believe the stories that are reported as substantially viable. 1,203 more words

Media Analysis

Let's Talk About PINK!

While pink is my favourite colour, that isn’t the reason that it’s important to talk about pink today. It’s important because tomorrow, Wednesday April 8th, is the… 443 more words