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#MeToo - But Not How You Might Think

Well, 2018 has rolled around and as I listen to the news the #MeToo movement is not going away. In fact, it is taking shape as a human rights movement. 1,108 more words


The Making of Taiwan’s Anti-Nuclear Movement

Ming-sho Ho is a Professor in the Department of Sociology at the National Taiwan University. His most recent article with JCA has just been published his most recent JCA article. 183 more words

Living the Dream

Hola Everybody,
MLK’s message has been distorted, no doubt. So today, instead of rehashing the clichés, I will try to recount how this man’s work and message has affected my life. 2,319 more words

Structure v. Agency and Aboriginal People

One of the core questions raised in sociology is are we determined by society or do we determine society?  Comedian Tom Ballard interviewed journalist Stan Grant… 74 more words

Introduction To Sociology

IPC India 2017: Permaculture as an International Social Movement

On 29th November 2017 Dr Benjamin Habib conducted a workshop on his research into permaculture as a transnational social movement at the 2017 International Permaculture Convergence… 637 more words

International Relations

Canvassers Tend to Seek Out Supporters Who Are Like Themselves, and That’s Not Good for Political Participation

This post originally appeared on the London School of Economics American Politics and Policy blog (November 2017).

Petition canvassers play an important role as political recruiters by introducing citizens to political issues and seeking their support. 1,036 more words