Anthropology & Activism

Scholar with His Books by Gerbrand van den Eeckhout. Photo courtesy wikicommons

In December 2013, the membership of the American Studies Association (ASA), by a 2-1 margin, voted to approve the ASA…More

Posted in January, Opinion | Tagged | Leave a comment
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Strike Debt

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Robert R Sauders

A Grassroots Debt Resistance Movement You are not alone. You are not a loan. Strike Debt, an offshoot of Occupy…More

Posted in December, Opinion | Tagged | Leave a comment
Public Chess on Market Street, August 2009. (Image courtesy of Joe Mabel)

Crime Prevention or Urban Renewal? Early in September 2013, the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) conducted a sweep of a…More

Posted in November, Opinion | Tagged | Leave a comment
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The Kotel – Western Wall – in the Old City of Jerusalem has been long considered among Jews to be…More

Posted in Featured Posts, March, Opinion | Tagged | 1 Response
The Evolution of Anonymous

The Evolution of Anonymous

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Robert R. Sauders

The hacker collective Anonymous, long characterized by its commitment to an unregulated Internet and high-profile acts against governments and corporate…More

Posted in February, Opinion | Tagged | 1 Response
Get the Frack Out!

Get the Frack Out!

* * * * * 4 votes

Robert R Sauders

Anti-Fracking Activism Moves from the Local to the National Hydraulic fracturing – or “fracking” – is a process whereby fluid…More

Posted in December, Opinion | Tagged | 2 Responses
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