June 30, 2013: Nigeria Gunmen shot dead two civilians and then used explosives to free 175 inmates from a prison in Nigeria’s southern town of Akure overnight, a prison official said on Sunday. Islamist sect Boko Haram and al Qaeda-linked group Ansaru have been behind several prison raids in recent years. It was not clear whether … Continue reading
and the last in my backlog of book chapter publications…an instructive text. This is a rather untraditional piece for me me as it is a non-theory based “how to” chapter about organizing activist/academic conferences. I have done a great deal of conference organizing, and so I was tapped to write some of it down! The result is … Continue reading
for lots more Peruvian street art check out: http://www.flickr.com/photos/michaelimage/sets/72157614810745255/ and for street art from around the world try: http://www.flickr.com/photos/michaelimage/collections/72157614805523350/
[New publication]: “From the Classroom to the Slaughterhouse: Animal Liberation By Any Means Necessary”
…and they keep on coming. With a few more to still post here is another installment of ‘Waiting to go to print book chapters’ by me. This one is co-written with Jennifer Grubbs, an amazing activist and writer. We co-authored this piece as part theory, part action an part experimental prose. The article builds to … Continue reading
Peru’s state and civil workers, mostly from the public service and education sectors, have been demonstrating for weeks over a new law that has been passed. More info on the demonstrations (in Lima) here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23193581 and http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23192583 The demonstrators are opposing laws that would place performance reviews on workers.
And the backlog posting of papers keeps coming! Today I am sharing a first draft of a book chapter recently compleated for inclusion in a book to be published within the “Environmental Humanities Series” (Wilfrid Laurier University Press) edited by Robert Boschman and Mario Trono. This paper was first presented at the Under Western Skies … Continue reading