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French Color Blindness in Perspective

The Controversy over "Statistiques Ethniques"

Daniel Sabbagh and Shanny Peer

In the United States, while some race-based policies such as affirmative action have faced often successful political and legal challenges over the last quartercentury, historically, the very principle of official racial classification has met with much less resistance. The Equal Protection Clause of the Constitution’s Fourteenth Amendment, according to which “no state shall deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws,” was not originally intended to incorporate a general rule of “color blindness.” And when in California, in 2003, the “Racial Privacy Initiative” led to a referendum on a measure—Proposition 54—demanding that “the state shall not classify any individual by race, ethnicity, color or national origin,” this restriction was meant to apply exclusively to the operation of public education, public contracting or public employment, that is, the three sites where affirmative action was once in effect and might be reinstated at some point, or so the proponents of that initiative feared. In any case, that measure was roundly defeated at the polls.

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Learning the Elsewhere of ‘Inner Space’

The Affective Pedagogy of Post-Secular Sufi Healing in Germany

Nasima Selim

environments engender “the body fragmented in affect … in evaluations they deeply disturb any pretense of privacy of the body that teaches or learns” ( Probyn 2004: 38) . Shifting the conceptual vocabulary of affective pedagogy from the institutional settings

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Every Campus A Refuge

A Small College’s Engagement with Refugee Resettlement

Diya Abdo and Krista Craven

compromising, in any way, the privacy and agency of the hosted refugees. While we understood that our students needed to learn and gain information, we also knew that this needed to happen without “exploiting” or “mining” the refugees we were hosting for

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Notes around Hospitality as Inhabitation

Engaging with the Politics of Care and Refugees’ Dwelling Practices in the Italian Urban Context

Camillo Boano and Giovanna Astolfo

context and seem confining in another.” Similarly, we have found that for some of our refugee interlocutors, home is a familiar and comfortable space where particular relationships are lived. In this sense the idea of home relates to privacy, intimacy

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The State of Emergency at Home

House Arrests, House Searches, and Intimacies in France

Flora Hergon

; Ragazzi et al. 2018 ). This approach of security policies through the lens of experience therefore explains my second theoretical section on the intimate. This concept encompasses privacy, informality, the personal, feelings, attachments, and emotions

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Experiencing In-betweenness

Literary Spatialities

Tahmineh Hooshyar Emami

for our needs—such as the need for privacy and seclusion, or alternatively the need for connectivity, openness, and comfort, or historically they are used as devices for control and surveillance. Such is the case of commonplace principles of prison

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Migration and Citizenship in “Athens of Crisis”

An Interview with Vice Mayor Lefteris Papagiannakis

Aris Komporozos-Athanasiou and Nina Papachristou

privacy, there is no regularity if you will—people have needs, they need to regularize their situation, find work, get their kids to school. Kids go to school even from squats—which is a good thing. Komporozos-Athanasiou But perhaps such “informal

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Amanda H. Littauer

her relationship with Barbara in strategic terms, but the possibility of cohabitation (with at least some degree of privacy and independence) likely depended on the thirty-six-year-old's relative access to security and stability. A final example of a

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Katrin Sieg

. The sexual politics of the film hinge on an aesthetic of visual eroticization on the one hand, and on according her a privacy sheltered from visual exposure on the other. 39 This right to privacy has recently been confirmed by the European Court of

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“What about Last Time?”

Exploring Potentiality in Danish Young Women's Violent Conflicts

Ann-Karina Henriksen

mall. Coco had spread rumors about Sandra, however when Coco met up with the boys, Sandra was there pretending not to be annoyed or aware of the gossip. Meanwhile, she and her friends had planned to “make Coco say sorry” in the privacy of the lavatories