Close
Stay informed: Sign up for eNews Subscribe
18
Nov

Essential Reads for Activists

For some, our current political and social moment has inspired action and activism to ensure equality and social justice for all.  Below are titles that will inspire you to advocate for change …

Read More >
29
Oct

10 Facts About U.S. Protests in History

Political protests have a deep past in U.S. history, with varied degrees of success in accomplishing what they set out to do. Gleaned from L.A. Kauffman’s eye-opening new book, How to Read a …

Read More >
05
Oct

Does Marching Matter?

“Protests works—just not, perhaps the way you think,” writes L.A. Kauffman in her new book How to Read a Protest: The Art of Organizing and Resistance. A longtime organizer and movement journalist, …

Read More >
12
Aug

Drifting into Scholarly Activism

This guest post is published as part of our Scholar-Activist series related to the American Sociological Association conference from August 11 – 14 in Philadelphia. #ASA18 #ScholarActivist By Jeff Ferrell, author of Drift: Illicit Mobility and Uncertain Knowledge “I consider …

Read More >
10
Aug

The Scholar-Activist Paradox

This guest post is published as part of our Scholar-Activist series related to the American Sociological Association conference from August 11 – 14 in Philadelphia. #ASA18 #ScholarActivist By Ranita Ray, author of The Making of …

Read More >
21
Nov

Why Comedy, and Why Now?

Professors and scholars are in a unique position to guide the next generation in reshaping our values to be more equitable and just. During the National Communication Association conference last week in …

Read More >