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Critical Times (2021) 4 (1): 130–147.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and 2016 .” American Community Survey Briefs, US Census Bureau, September 2017 . www.census.gov/content/dam/Census/library/publications/2017/acs/acsbr16-01.pdf . Blyth Mark . Austerity: The History of a Dangerous Idea . Oxford : Oxford University Press . 2013 . Bohoslavsky Juan...
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Critical Times (2018) 1 (1): 226–240.
Published: 01 April 2018
.... The interviewees thus repeatedly link the women's strikes to movements opposing austerity, environmental despoliation, precarization, and nationalism. Katarzyna Rakowska is a feminist, antifascist, sociologist, and union activist. She is a member of the grassroots workers' union, the Inicjatywa Pracownicza...
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Critical Times (2021) 4 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... Their essays track forms of resistance to the work of debt. © 2021 Rocío Zambrana 2021 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). debt austerity decolonial feminism citizen debt audit risk 1. La Colectiva Feminista en...
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Critical Times (2021) 4 (1): 167–169.
Published: 01 April 2021
... demonstrate that when we speak of machista violence we are not only referring to violence against women by their partners, be it psychological, verbal, or physical. Such violence is also the result of the kind of gender violence that is systematically exerted against poor women through the austerity...
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Critical Times (2020) 3 (2): 277–299.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Figueroa's 2018 12 sugerencias para todos los días ( 12 Suggestions for Every Day ) offers a list of questions ubiquitous in the unincorporated territory of Puerto Rico in times of debt and austerity: What is to be done? How is it to be done? 2 The book is described as an “incantation against inaction...
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Critical Times (2021) 4 (1): 170–173.
Published: 01 April 2021
... at the impact that austerity measures and cuts in public services in favor of the payment of the debt have on the lives of women. Or considering whether women actually benefit or not from the loans acquired by the government, which we have to pay through our public funds like the rest of the population...
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Critical Times (2019) 2 (3): 466–478.
Published: 01 December 2019
... social and economic policies opposed to austerity, instead promoting development with self-reliant economic policies in keeping with the dream of decolonization, and moving forward to build a society of the new Sudan. Such an alternative should reject empty nationalistic propaganda and embrace indigenous...
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Critical Times (2022) 5 (2): 475–494.
Published: 01 August 2022
... contestation against the MPLA regime. Dala, O pensamento político ; Blanes, “Optimistic Utopia” ; Blanes, “Austerity en Route” ; Blanes, “Current State” ; Blanes, “A febre do arquivo.” 6. Samussuku, “Movimento Jovens Pelas Autarquias,” 3 . Unless otherwise stated, all translations are our own...
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Critical Times (2020) 3 (3): 559–565.
Published: 01 December 2020
... fronts while centering race and racism because our survival depends on it. For example, as the UAW Local 2865 formed in 1998, an iteration of the TWLF reformed itself in 1999 to fight against austerity cuts and attacks on the Department of Ethnic Studies, which resulted in a long and contentious hunger...
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Critical Times (2022) 5 (2): 495–500.
Published: 01 August 2022
... otherwise austere and modest hills become lush, layered, and luminous. In this case and for this occasion, we decided that Yousef would reread I Saw Ramallah, travel to Deir Ghassanah, and take a series of photographs of the village and its surrounding lands. When Yousef told me about an Israeli...
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Critical Times (2018) 1 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 April 2018
... while they model various kinds of bracing response to these conditions. The activist texts in the pages that follow respond to a “regime of emergency” in Turkey; to a proposed abortion ban and a far-right government in Poland; and to femicides, austerity measures, and worsening inequalities in Argentina...
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Critical Times (2020) 3 (3): 528–533.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... There is, for me at least, something worth celebrating even in small victories. Today, left political forces are reassessing their prospects after the decade of revolts that followed in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis. In early post-crisis years, Occupy, the Arab Spring, and anti-austerity...
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Critical Times (2019) 2 (1): 133–158.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... These forms, Davies argues, “lack any epistemological or semiotic aspiration to represent reality, but are instead ways of reinforcing it. When political leaders say that austerity will result in economic growth, the purpose of such speech acts is to repeat, not to represent. Likewise when benefit claimants...
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Critical Times (2020) 3 (3): 479–485.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., especially when university responses such as anticipated austerity measures put the most vulnerable student populations at risk. UC Berkeley's COLA (Cost of Living Adjustment) movement has declared a shift in tactics since the California governor's shelter-in-place order in March. The movement, which...
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Critical Times (2022) 5 (1): 234–240.
Published: 01 April 2022
... members to curate their own aesthetics with “a bellicose yet festive corporality” (131). In fact, this central entanglement between mourning and festive corporality also breaks from more austere feminist traditions coming from the North. The focus on pleasure, rebellion, and desire places vulnerability...
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Critical Times (2018) 1 (1): 158–177.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., and they are not valued on the market. Because unemployment increases two points when women are taken into account, and because the pay gap is, on average, twenty-seven percent. That is, for the same work, we earn much less than our male comrades. In a context of austerity, enormous rate hikes for public utilities...
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Critical Times (2020) 3 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 April 2020
... suppressed through outright coups in certain parts of the world, Chile and Turkey being paradigmatic examples. Austerity packages, ethnic wars, or “wars against terrorism” were used to the same effect in others. To such an inventory, we need to add the sinister phenomenon of “disaster capitalism,” where...
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Critical Times (2022) 5 (1): 241–248.
Published: 01 April 2022
... through an escalating neoliberal and conservative phase between 2015 and 2019, Italy, one of the countries hit deepest by austerity policies in Europe, witnessed the gradual rise of a populist and xenophobic far right. Queer-trans-feminist mobilizations had been the most active and able to denounce...
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Critical Times (2022) 5 (1): 218–226.
Published: 01 April 2022
... protests and celebrations of sisterhood and togetherness. This festive spirit, Sosa argues, distinguishes NUM both from their more “austere” counterpart movements in the North as well as previous generations of women in the region, notably the Mothers of Plaza de Mayo in Argentina. For Sosa, the encounter...
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Critical Times (2020) 3 (2): 179–199.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of vulnerability in the UK under conditions of austerity, see Gibbs, The Politics of Vulnerability . 20. Butler, Notes toward a Performative Theory of Assembly , 66–98 . 21. Among many others, relatively recent examples of this articulation between performance art activism and the feminist...