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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 111–123.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Vincent Lloyd; Zia Mian Duke University Press 2003 Notes from the Princeton Divestment Campaign One aspect of a student’s moral education lies not in the curriculum but Vincent Lloyd in the behavior of the faculty, staff, and administration and in the policies and Zia Mian of...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Sujatha Fernandes This article focuses on the use of narratives and personal storytelling in the New York Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights campaign. I argue that while stories told to the media and at the legislature helped bring mostly undocumented domestic workers a sense of visibility and...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
...KT Thompson This article traces a discursive lineage from a 2013 Second Amendment billboard campaign in Colorado to visual accounts of white settler nostalgia that circulated in the 1860s. The billboard foregrounds fantasies of indigeneity for a contemporary political discourse of “gun rights” and...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Customs Enforcement agents gained sanction for more targeted campaigns of militarized raids, racial profiling, and detentions. The author argues that heightened enforcement, including the 287g program, created dangerous opportunities for government agents to suspend basic democratic restraints on state...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 51–60.
Published: 01 March 2002
... mobilize undergrads to fight NYU’s antiunion campaign. We prioritized this campaign for four main reasons, reasons I hope everyone will consider who attends a school with a student employee unionization drive: 1...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 115–143.
Published: 01 December 2001
... cancer campaigns have become a central and integral part of the marketing strategy of numerous large and high- profile corporations. Avon, BMW, Bristol Myers Squibb, Estée Lauder, Ford Motor Company, General Electric, General Motors, J. C...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 31–54.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the American city: “living-wage” campaigns. These campaigns are beginning to contest rampant subsidy abuse as well as the unaccountable squandering of public moneys. They are currently making a lot of noise in American...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 117–132.
Published: 01 March 2007
... dur- ing the Cold War, got some relief. The concerted pressure on Middle Eastern studies scholars by right-wing attack groups has been as noxious as anything seen since the McCarthy era; smear campaigns, threats on...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 65–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
... supported by the United States at the height of its liberalism. Brutal US-led counterinsurgency military and paramilitary campaigns conducted in the name of regional security during the Cold War were clearly extensions of the genocidal, tortuous, and mutilating wars that served as the means of founding US...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 1–6.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... The resurgent student activism mentioned above has drawn inspi- ration for a series of university divestment campaigns from the earlier movement. For decades international activism on the left was reserved for the questions of Indochina, Latin America, and South Africa, while the Middle East was...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 9–33.
Published: 01 December 2003
... obviously not corruption in the modern sense since there is no instance of the contamination of the public interest by private interests. The Clinton coffee scandals, in which prospective campaign contributors were invited to coffees at the...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... work to health and GSOC’s achievement has ignited UAW graduate student campaigns safety. A month earlier, at several other campuses, including Brown, Columbia, Harvard, and graduate students at Cornell. Importantly, its influence has extended beyond the realm of grad- Brown University...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 109–116.
Published: 01 December 2000
... and the state has been embodied in the whole manner in which the Par- liament is supposed to operate.10 That is broadly what is meant by “demo- cratic renewal” by politicians such as Donald Dewar, Scottish Labour leader, now Scottish first minister, and campaigner...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2007
... campaign by establishing a stable of social scientists whose work would articulate procorporate perspectives in the public sphere. In addition, the chamber should aggressively insist on “equal time” for “independent scholars who do believe...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 47–64.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., the University of Maryland, the whether University of Pennsylvania, the University of Illinois, and the University of North Carolina—all have active organizing campaigns for teaching assis- graduate students tants and sometimes adjunct and...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
.... “Just before coming down,” he said after the bombing campaign began in earnest at 1:00 p.m. EST, “I saw some of the images on television and I heard various commentators expansively comparing what’s taking place Social Text 91, Vol. 25, No. 2, Summer 2007 DOI 10.1215/01642472-2006-023  © 2007...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 61–63.
Published: 01 March 2018
... extralegal violence that highlighted and remedied the repeated occlusion of black women and girl victims of abuse from many public campaigns, we understand how a generational movement galvanized by the murder of Trayvon Martin has been led by queer and feminist women and feminist men. The politics of the...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2003
... CEO seems eager to establish a global power monopoly that strips international institutions of the power to make multilateral decisions and redefines the role of these institutions as merely humanitarian. Two decades after the Reagan-Bush campaign to tear down the gains of the New Deal, the Bush...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 17–39.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Freedom) and Lynne Cheney’s American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA). In October 2004, a well-coordinated campaign was launched against the project’s plan to employ Rosenberg. Spearheaded by a group calling...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 143–168.
Published: 01 June 2007
... program of imperialism and heavy armament as the true road to peace, prosperity and freedom.”22 Wallace explained the opportunity costs of militarism during his third-party presidential campaign in 1948, the same year his book Toward World Peace was published. Wallace wrote: “too much...