Against the Grain: Global to Local

Against the Grain

maney_strategies coverAt the World Social Forum, social movements and groups from around the globe gather and strategize. But how do we apply the processes developed at the Forum to community-level organizing? What lessons can be translated from global to local? Scholar-activist Jackie Smith shares a number of insights. And Deana Rohlinger discusses the broader project of the volume Strategies for Social Change.

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University of Minnesota Press Podcast

More than two dozen essays of Indigenous resistance to the privatization and allotment of Indigenous lands

Allotment Stories: Daniel Heath Justice and Jean M. O'Brien.

A fascinating and unprecedented ethnography of animal sanctuaries in the United States

Saving AnimalsElan Abrell and Kathryn (Katie) Gillespie on sanctuary, care, ethics.

How popular debates about the so-called digital generation mediate anxieties about labor and life in twenty-first-century America

Making creative laborers for a precarious economy: Josef Nguyen, Carly Kocurek, and Patrick LeMieux.



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