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The Dog That Barked Rather Quietly: The Role of Law in Social Movement Studies

On Wednesday this week (27th) I gave a talk at a symposium organised by UEA’s School of Politics, Philosophy and Language. The theme of the day was media, activism and politics. 1,551 more words

Protest

Thinking Outside the Box

Hola mi Gente,
I will be voting for a third party candidate this coming fall. I am voting my conscience.

In other news, my beloved… 1,073 more words

Law and Social Movements

Yesterday (27 April) I gave one of two keynote speeches at a UEA Politics symposium on Media, Activism and Politics. The full list of speakers is here… 36 more words

Protest

#Awalkinthepark – discursive institutionalism yet again

Four  papers here, the fourth of which doesn’t quite ‘fit’, but never mind…

The TL;DR is that Discursive Institutionalism is a pretty powerful (too powerful?) way of looking at policy change/lack of change. 4,069 more words

Academia

That's it I want a tiny house!

Lately, I have been following a page on Facebook called Tiny Home Tours. I began following this page after watching several television episodes on… 712 more words

Life

Neoliberal Feminism

My “articles to read on feminism this morning” happened to include an interesting pair of explanations as to why so much feminist energy has turned away from collective struggles: 1,005 more words

Feminism