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2017

"odio gli indifferenti" - I hate the indifferent. -A. Gramsci
April 11, 2017

[W]hile it is right to suggest that Gramsci needs to be re-discovered as a vantage point on the present moment… all in all, Gramsci...

cellphone user on train platform
April 6, 2017

[O]ne of the key challenges for scholars is to make the concept of globalization more salient by exploring continuities and...

mourners holds aloft the casket of an Iranian martyr
April 4, 2017

Martyrs are celebrated not because of their peacefulness or piety, but because each death conveys a truth about the world that is...

G-20 Summit 2009 photo
March 30, 2017

The recent debates on the future of the international ‘order’ have been triggered by Brexit and the election of Trump. Yet the...

March 28, 2017

India teaches us that although we have little choice but to accommodate religion in the public sphere, the outcome of the...

Shantou University bell tower, Maya Lin
March 23, 2017

One of the projects of global studies is to reconstitute space such that the map highlights an interconnectedness of the world. By...

Black Lives Matter march 2015
March 21, 2017

If we are to be open to our responsibility for enriching the collective imagination, then we have to dare to encounter others...

boy holds PiS party placard at demonstration in Poland (image: Wojtek Radwanski, AFP / Getty)
March 16, 2017

There are numerous ideological affinities between the Hungarian governing party Fidesz and the Polish PiS, mainly regarding their...

March 14, 2017

Islamophobia is not simply a form of cynical populist politics but is rather a fundamental component of a longer cycle of...

March 9, 2017

Critical global studies is derived from the consideration that the national paradigm, be it leftist or right-wing populist, cannot...

“The Sprouting of Revolutionary Fists” - mural by Zoo Project, Tunis, Tunisia, March-April 2011.
March 7, 2017

Resistance alone will not create another world. We must combine it with another imagination, one rooted in the real and combined...

Antonio Gramsci
March 2, 2017

The second greatest failure of contemporary progressives and the left, which must be addressed in order to construct a new public...

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