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YBCA100

The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is an organization that wants to use art as a vessel for social change. With this desire they initiated  280 more words

Social Movements

Momentum: An analysis of the latest Rows.

New Kind of Politics? 

The Independent reports,

Trotskyists are trying to take over Momentum

Labour’s grassroots movement risks being taken over by a ‘disruptive, over-bearing and ultra’left’ faction, according to a new member of its national committee…

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European Left

echoes of espeland: competing rationalities in the dakota access pipeline

Yesterday, the Army Corps of Engineers announced a temporary halt to the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) project. It stated that it would explore alternative routes for the pipeline that would, presumably, avoid the areas of deep concern to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. 768 more words

Social Movements

Video Abstracts - Two New Papers on Energy Politics

We’ve recently published two papers (both of which will be in volume 49 of Antipode in 2017) on energy politics – Susana Batel and Patrick Devine-Wright’s “ 331 more words

Video Abstracts

VICTORY!

The US Army Corps of Engineers will no longer allow the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under a lake on the Standing Rock reservation in North Dakota. 12 more words

#BlackLivesMatter

Social Movements Fall 2016

Zines were an important medium for spreading social movement ideas throughout the 70’s, 80’s. and 90’s. Students conducted research on a social movement or social movement campaign of their choice and wrote a zine from the perspective of that movement. 115 more words

Podcast on #Australia #climate policy #auspol

The very cool people at Beyond Zero Emissions, on 3CR (community radio in Melbourne)  interviewed in November.  Here’s a link to their page about it. (it’s cut and paste below) 337 more words

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