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Income Inequality

Using data from Chicago Booth, Business Insider has recently published an article about increasing income inequality.

image from Business Insider

NPR also has also discussed… 17 woorden meer

Introduction To Sociology

Humour as protest strategy

Brilliant read on laughtivism – on humour as protest & counter-protest strategies from NYTimes.

Using the case of counter-protest against white supremacist march in Knoxville, Tennesee in 2007 using word jumbles (“White power? 427 woorden meer

Social Movements

Seize the moment, because Britain needs a broad movement for social rights

This article was published first in The Human Rights Essay

Britain is a very unequal society and austerity has seriously damaged our welfare system and our social fabric. 738 woorden meer

In ENGLISH

What is’t to us if taxes rise or fall? Thanks to our fortune, we pay none at all

The 18th-century English poet and satirist Charles Churchill wrote the following witty and sharp words, jeering and criticizing the aristocracy and the establishment of his time. 498 woorden meer

Oleg Komlik

A Look Back at the Summer of Love

50 years ago in Haight-Ashbury, a tiny part of the boomer generation tried to change the world. Did they succeed?

aarp.org: A Look Back at the Summer of Love
Commentary

Beyond Full Employment: What Argentina’s Plan Jefes can teach us about the Employer of Last Resort

Australian unions are campaigning to “Change the Rules” to improve rights at work. A fundamental part of this should be a job guarantee, as advocated by political economist working within the Modern Monetary Theory frame. 317 woorden meer

Employment

Solidarity with the Fired Pepsico Workers

On 20th July 2017 ASC members gathered at the British Museum for a photo in support of the global campaign to reinstate the 600 workers, fired from their jobs during the Pepsico plant closure in Vicente Lopez, Buenos Aires Province. 10 woorden meer

Politics In Argentina