NEWS E MULTIMEDIA
How marginalized groups use Twitter to advance counter-narratives, preempt political spin, and build diverse networks of dissent." Presentation of the book: #Hashtag Activism: Networks of Race and Gender Justice", Sarah H. Jackson, Moira Bailey, Brooke Foucault Wells (MIT Press, 2020)
What do recent regional or global trends of mass protests tell us about the state of democracy and authoritarianism and about state-society relations more generally? The Centre for East European and International Studies (ZOiS) Conference 2021 explores the factors shaping recent waves of protest activism. Aron Buzogány (Universität für Bodenkultur, Wien / Freie Universität Berlin), researcher of the TraPoCo network, participates in the panel "Transnational Spaces"
Online 27 - 28 January 2021
The research project “Transnational Political Contention in Europe (TraPoCo)”, supported by the European Commission and dedicated to the study of trans-European political activism, is underway. The focus will be on the role of movements, non-governmental organisations, activists, and trade unions in strenghtening the space of rights and democracy in Europe