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Improving and protecting human rights

A reflection of the quality of education for migrant and marginalized Roma children in Europe

Silvia-Maria Chireac and Anna Devis Arbona

happy, surrounded by people who appreciate me despite my race, the Roma race. I feel Roma, but also Bulgarian. The think what I most want is that they appreciate me here. (Katarina) As to the Roma language, the participants reported speaking their

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Meike J. de Goede

Mayama. Mayama was his end. When he had left, people prophesized …. André Matsoua is the savior of the blacks; Jesus Christ is the savior of the whites. He himself came to me in a vision. He said: “I came for the first time to liberate the white race. I

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The Social Life of Fighting Words

The Case of Political Correctness

Ronald S. Stade

state of affairs. Like many other pundits on the extreme right, D’Souza was supported by the Olin Foundation, named after the just mentioned John M. Olin. In his book Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus (1991), D’Souza tries to

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Liberation Autochthony

Namibian Veteran Politics and African Citizenship Claims

Lalli Metsola

” ( Geschiere 2011: 339 ). Yet, claims and politics of belonging that use such distinctions as territorial origins, ethnicity, religion, language, race, or tradition have been particularly pronounced in contemporary Africa ( Berry 2009 ; Fourchard and Segatti

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Latin America

A challenging prospect for regionalism

Ernesto Vivares

region internationally. These arguments point almost exclusively to the external domain bias, hiding the historical and unequal internal social configurations (based on classes, race, and ethnicity) that are functional for the international insertion and

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Frauke Mennes, John P. Hayes, David Kloos, Martha Lagace, Morten Koch Andersen, Somdeep Sen, Matthew Porges, and Sa’ed Atshan

me” (116). Martha Lagace Boston University References Goldstein , Donna M 2013 . Laughter Out of Place: Race, Class, Violence, and Sexuality in a Rio Shantytown. . Berkeley : University of California Press 10.1525/9780520955417 Hirsch , Paula

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Eluding the Esculacho

A Masculinities Perspective on the Enduring Warrior Ethos of Rio de Janeiro's Police

Celina Myrann Sørbøe

social and historical contexts ( Connell 1995 ). Further, any form of masculinity is always intersecting with race, class, sexual orientation, and so on ( Shields 2008 ). Thus, gender is not an individual attribute but an emergent property of social

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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

high, and reputations as human rights compliant intact. In addition, there is evidence that the guidelines have encouraged a “race to the bottom” among some developing nations seeking to attract foreign corporate investment. In these cases, human rights

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Shadow Soldiering

Shifting Constellations and Permeable Boundaries in “Private” Security Contracting

Maya Mynster Christensen

private security industry ( Chisholm 2014 , 2015 ; Chisholm and Statchowitsch 2016 ; Eichler 2014 ; Higate 2012b ). Elsewhere, I have analyzed how Sierra Leonean contractors employ notions of race and slavery as a moral response to the unequal

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Along the Lines of the Occupation

Playing at Diminished Reality in East Jerusalem

Fabio Cristiano and Emilio Distretti

about the urban surrounding, its constitutive elements, and ultimately stimulate awareness around questions of (the right to) mobility and positionality (race, gender, and class) within complex geopolitical settings. 4 For these reasons, while our