Politics on social media may be exciting and even fun. But is it good for democracy?
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.
Irma McClaurin is a black feminist anthropologist and consultant who conducts research on the social construction of inequality and its impact on African diaspora communities through an intersectional lens.
An anthropologist recalls a conversation with three older women as they reflected on their experiences of electoral politics past and present.
For our November/December issue, Anthropology News is putting all its eggs in one basket for a series about food production and consumption.
What a passionate exchange at a protest for civil rights tells us about the performance of Black masculinity as sincere investment in the Black community.
Businesses want and need anthropologists. It’s time we claimed our skills and told industry leaders what our training and expertise can do for them.
We do not sit outside of the world in which we live. The current fight over the fate of Confederate monuments in US life is a direct struggle that calls for direct action by us all against racism.
Recovering germaphobes, hoarding, and an answering machine.
Ted Gideonse is a medical anthropologist who studies the effects of public health discourses about HIV and drugs.