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(UG/PG) How- to get involved in social justice activism

Join your five Liberation Campaigns for an introduction to our communities and events for Black and Minority Ethnic, disabled, LGBT+ and women students. We'll also be talking about how you can…

From  Ravinder Panesar on August 26th, 2021 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Anxiety at Home: Exploring family experiences of eco-anxiety in Britain

Dr Bridget Bradley from the University of St Andrews, shares recent findings from virtual interviews and focus groups among climate activists in the UK on topics of ecological anxiety, fear and…

From  Helen Walker on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

LSS4_David Skinner Lecture_Kate Orff

In this lecture, ‘Toward an Urban Ecology’ Kate Orff discusses SCAPE’s approach to landscape design as a form of activism, demonstrating how to move beyond familiar and increasingly…

From  Maria Francisca Lima on May 24th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Privacy, Credibility, and Expertise: Opposition to National Biometric Identification Systems - Michelle Spector (MIT visiting scholar)

Controversies in the Data Society 2020 https://www.wiki.ed.ac.uk/display/CIDS/2020+Week+1+Biometrics+and+PolicyHow do anti-surveillance movements…

From  James Stewart on April 1st, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

MSc Social Justice and Community Action alumni Alanna shares her favourite moments

At her graduation in November, Alanna Barrett shares what she enjoyed most about the MSc Social Justice and Community Action and how the degree is influencing her career in the film industry. The…

From  Aiko Greig on March 20th, 2019 0 likes 238 plays 0  

MSc Social Justice and Community Action

Programme Director, Dr Callum McGregor, introduces the online Masters in Social Justice and Community Action, a part-time degree designed to equip you with the knowledge and practical skills to help…

From  Aiko Greig on November 29th, 2018 0 likes 743 plays 0  

Internet and Society 2017 - Politics and Democracy Lecture

Internet and Society course Interent and ICTs in politics; Social movements, protest; activism; democracy. Social Media, Fake News; Augementation and Reinforcement; political data-subject

From  James Stewart on March 29th, 2017 0 likes 37 plays 0