Mercury’s Toxic Touch

Mercury’s Toxic Touch

By Ruth Goldstein
Indigenous leaders—facing toxic mining and environmental racism in the Peruvian Amazon—took their fight to Geneva, where they participated in the first global environmental agreement negotiated in the twenty-first century.
Cuban Food Security in a Time of COVID-19

Cuban Food Security in a Time of COVID-19

By Hope Bastian and Hanna Garth
The pandemic has created new opportunities and barriers to food access in Cuba’s two largest cities.
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The Everyday Resistance of Anarchist Punks in Bandung, Indonesia

The Everyday Resistance of Anarchist Punks in Bandung, Indonesia

By Steve Moog
The Bandung anarcho-punk scene is about do-it-yourself ethics and local acts of resistance. It is also plugged into and part of complex global DIY punk networks.
When Brazil’s Voters Became Followers

When Brazil’s Voters Became Followers

By Letícia Cesarino
Politics on social media may be exciting and even fun. But is it good for democracy?
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Getting Out the Vote in South Asian Chicago

Getting Out the Vote in South Asian Chicago

By Anar Parikh
Language access provisions to expand language minority voters’ access to the polls are not only about political participation. They also reveal the reproduction of white public space and white supremacy in US electoral practices.
Ten Things about Black Women Suffragists through a Black Feminist Lens

Ten Things about Black Women Suffragists through a Black Feminist Lens

By Irma McClaurin
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Talking about Elections in Northern Kenya

Talking about Elections in Northern Kenya

By Hassan H. Kochore
An anthropologist recalls a conversation with three older women as they reflected on their experiences of electoral politics past and present.
Black Latinx Activists on Anti-Blackness

Black Latinx Activists on Anti-Blackness

By Julie Torres
What do Black Latinx experiences add to the conversation of “Black Lives Matter” or, as we say in Spanish, “Las Vidas Negras Importan?”
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Mercury’s Toxic Touch

Mercury’s Toxic Touch

By Ruth Goldstein
October 2, 2020
Indigenous leaders—facing toxic mining and environmental racism in the Peruvian Amazon—took their fight to Geneva, where they participated in the first global environmental agreement negotiated in the twenty-first century.
Cuban Food Security in a Time of COVID-19

Cuban Food Security in a Time of COVID-19

By Hope Bastian and Hanna Garth
September 25, 2020
The pandemic has created new opportunities and barriers to food access in Cuba’s two largest cities.
-
The Everyday Resistance of Anarchist Punks in Bandung, Indonesia

The Everyday Resistance of Anarchist Punks in Bandung, Indonesia

By Steve Moog
September 23, 2020
The Bandung anarcho-punk scene is about do-it-yourself ethics and local acts of resistance. It is also plugged into and part of complex global DIY punk networks.
When Brazil’s Voters Became Followers

When Brazil’s Voters Became Followers

By Letícia Cesarino
September 14, 2020
Politics on social media may be exciting and even fun. But is it good for democracy?
-
Getting Out the Vote in South Asian Chicago

Getting Out the Vote in South Asian Chicago

By Anar Parikh
September 14, 2020
Language access provisions to expand language minority voters’ access to the polls are not only about political participation. They also reveal the reproduction of white public space and white supremacy in US electoral practices.
Ten Things about Black Women Suffragists through a Black Feminist Lens

Ten Things about Black Women Suffragists through a Black Feminist Lens

By Irma McClaurin
September 14, 2020
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Talking about Elections in Northern Kenya

Talking about Elections in Northern Kenya

By Hassan H. Kochore
September 14, 2020
An anthropologist recalls a conversation with three older women as they reflected on their experiences of electoral politics past and present.
Black Latinx Activists on Anti-Blackness

Black Latinx Activists on Anti-Blackness

By Julie Torres
September 3, 2020
What do Black Latinx experiences add to the conversation of “Black Lives Matter” or, as we say in Spanish, “Las Vidas Negras Importan?”
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