In their campaigns to get organizations to adopt socially responsible practices, social activists choose between disruptive protests and evidence-based persuasion, often targeting select few organizations in the hope that more will also change their practices. But are such tactics effective? In their study of an anti-sweatshop campaign on US university campuses, Forrest Briscoe, Abhinav Gupta, and Mark Anner find […]
Popular posts this week
- Book Review: White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism by Robin DiAngelo
- AMLO’s attacks on Mexico’s higher education institutions may accelerate the country’s scholarly exodus to the US.
- Book Review: The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People’s Economy by Stephanie Kelton
- How Black fraternities are actually harmful to Black culture in the US
Alessandro Ford reviews Pills, Powder and Smoke: Inside the Bloody War on Drugs by Antony Loewenstein
Gergana Dimova reviews The New Despotism by John Keane
Meltem Ince-Yenilmez reviews New Sporting Femininities: Embodied Politics in Postfeminist Times edited by Kim Toffoletti, Holly Thorpe and Jessica Francombe-Webb.
Professor Hans G. Despain reviews The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People’s Economy by Stephanie Kelton