1-20 of 52 Search Results for

racial harassment

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2015
... that give those words meaning. Thus, the film offers an explanation for why Vang’s claim to racial victimization could not hold. © 2015 Duke University Press 2015 hate speech racial harassment violence Hmong Asian American “Whether or Not Words Were Said . . . ” Chai Soua Vang, G r a...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 19–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
... modern racial order: Simple enough, one has only not to be a nigger. Granted, the Jews are harassed — what am I thinking of? They are hunted down, exterminated, cremated. But these are little family quarrels. The Jew is disliked from the...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 101–115.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Insecurities 103 harassment and intimidation. These are merely the incidents that have been reported; racial shame, uncertain immigration status, and the inac- cessibility of law enforcement resources to many communities of color...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 111–138.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Junaid Rana This essay draws on ethnographic research in a Pakistani neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York, to illuminate how the concepts of becoming and infrastructure reveal insights into racialization and the workings of the counterterror state. I discuss the concepts of racial becoming and racial...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 41–70.
Published: 01 December 2016
... loyalty to a racial state that reinscribed the racist order of White supremacism. Copyright © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 war civil religion sacrifice African American soldiers World War I racial state From the early years of the buffalo soldiers following the US Civil War to the...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 219–222.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Barack Obama's historic ascension to the presidency of the United States. Parsing cultural strains of racial triumph and vexation, of political elation as well as mourning, that mark the Obama phenomenon, the piece underscores the urgency of critically interrogating the post in “postracial.” © 2009...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 51–76.
Published: 01 December 2008
... feminists with tools for grappling with racialized pornography, which is thought to re-enact Baartman's violent exhibition by rendering black women objects for white male spectators' consumption. This article argues that the constant invocation of Baartman's story has allowed an anti-pornography formation...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2010
... checks and racial harassment. In June 2006, city and county governments in northwest Arkansas undertook a special census linked to government interests in tracking population and economic growth. The results allowed political officials to make broad...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 31–56.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Jared Sexton This article offers a critique of the concept of “people of color,” highlighting a form of blindness to the singularity of racial slavery internal to its articulation. It pursues a theoretical itinerary that reads the radical black feminism of Saidiya Hartman and Hortense Spillers, the...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 123–141.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Jodi A. Byrd This essay draws upon critical ethnic studies, Indigenous critical theory, and settler colonial studies to consider how biopolitics and biocapital have converged in North America through the racial regimes inaugurated by settler colonialism. It does so by close reading the popular...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... narratives used by contemporary leaders disguise the racialized and gendered division of labor in a neoliberal globalized economy. The recourse to a storytelling strategy — with its reliance on restrictive public narratives, the heavy involvement of advocacy networks and foundations in shaping these...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 45–73.
Published: 01 September 2015
... irreducibilities of such categories, irreducibilities that dissolve them through multiplicity. In following the implications of such an argument, this article unfolds trans and disability studies' concerns within a broader analysis of the geopolitics of racial ontology. © 2015 Duke University Press 2015...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 63–82.
Published: 01 June 2018
... sovereignty, and white supremacy while linking Congress’s plenary power over Indigenous nations to people of color’s civil rights. Hence, the civil rights of African Americans and other people of color are, in part, legally ineffectual promises contingent on expanding US sovereignty and racial capitalism...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 49–71.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Nicholas Mirzoeff Based on a full reading of the transcript of the grand jury hearings concerning the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on 9 August 2014, this article uses the transcript as an archive to demonstrate how the informal systems of racial hierarchy in the United States...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 49–75.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Laura Harris What happened to “the motley crew,” the mobile, insurgent, creative social formation, crossing racial, gender and generational lines, that historians Peter Linebaugh and Marcus Rediker identify as a crucial counterforce within the consolidation of capitalism, imperialism, and the...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 83–106.
Published: 01 June 2018
... compatibility of necropolitical will and conciliatory inclusion that seem emblematic of the current conjuncture, where the sustained project of attrition, devaluation, and disposability under way enacts dispossessive projects in the historical present. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 racial...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
... “American people” was preempted by the racial cod- ing of 9/11. In the ruins of a smoking ground zero loomed the specter of the grotesque figure of the Muslim Arab terrorist. Two days after the destruction of the towers and the damage to the Pentagon, in response to the violence against South...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... Reconstruing Discrimination Historically, academic institutions and other organizations in the United States overtly discriminated to limit the access of racial and ethnic minor- ities, Jews and Catholics, low-income students, and women of all...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 75–104.
Published: 01 September 2004
...), Jasbir K. Puar British Punjabi Sikh Jess (Jesminder) Bhamra and her white Brit coun- Amit S. Rai terpart, Jules (Juliette) Paxton, seek a gendered and racialized haven for female soccer players. A fi lm that is part of both the successive waves of antiracist diasporic fi lm production in England...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 81–102.
Published: 01 June 2007
... passageway. The young people also frequently journeyed to an “actual” Barrio Libre in Tucson, Arizona, where they struggle to adopt a Chicana/o identity, a form of ethno-racialized U.S. citizenship, trying to escape the intensifying regimes of...