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Olusegun Steven Samuel and Ademola Kazeem Fayemi

status should not be traded off for the trivial interests of another being, even one with a higher moral status’. What this interests-based calculus adds to Metz's MR is that it suggests the context where it will be possible to trump human interests for

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Louise Haagh

tested ‘boots on the ground’ approaches to tracking ( Wright and Whipple 2020 ) in isolated attempts to beat the trade-off between health and economy. A recent OECD (2020) report singled out by contrast the requirement in Nordic states—where schools

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Against Analogy

Why Analogical Arguments in Support of Workplace Democracy Must Necessarily Fail

Roberto Frega

economic freedom. He acknowledges that the rise of the modern corporation has created a sharp trade-off between equality and economic freedom, and wonders whether a different economic regime could help reduce this trade-off, and in so doing, restore a

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Common Democracy

Political Representation beyond Representative Democracy

Alexandros Kioupkiolis

and trade unions ( Bimber et al. 2015 ). In recent years, digital communication technologies have effectively facilitated a personalized engagement with political causes and collective action, allowing for flexible coordination and individually

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Contested Memory

Retrieving the Africanist (Liberatory) Conception of Non-racialism

Ndumiso Dladla

people’s organisation and the Congress of Trade unions. […] On this body the ANC was the largest organisation and the one representing the biggest section of the nation [It had a paid membership of more than 10 000], had the same vote as the COD which was

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Bernard Matolino

. For Ani, strict consensus will lead to complacency and powerful pressure to conformity; at the same time difficult engagement will be avoided in favour of trade-offs, and critical thinking will be sacrificed on the altar of unity. Further, besides the

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Invoking a World of Ideas

Theory and Interpretation in the Justification of Colonialism

David Boucher

of the East India Company. They encouraged Fujian settlers from mainland China to consolidate the Dutch settlement by giving them oxen and tools for farming, taxing the proceeds and granting trading licenses. The Aboriginals resisted but were defeated

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The Economics of Decolonisation

Institutions, Education and Elite Formation

Nicola Viegi

slave trade between 1400 and 1900 a.d. As argued in Nunn (2007) , colonialism imposed on many African countries a set of extractive institutions that pushed African economies towards inefficient and unproductive activities. This low productivity

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The Future of Representative Politics

On Tormey, Krastev and Rosanvallon

Mihail Evans

policing the protests with a firmer response than similar demonstrations by trade unionists. That is, a political response that combined concession and oppression. Perhaps more significantly, in the spring of 2019 he established a nationwide Grand Débat

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Marcelo Hoffman

manifestation of truth’ in ‘the Cynic mode of being’ (2011: 183). He identified these forms as ‘political parties with a revolutionary function’ and trade unions as well as styles of existence and secret societies (2011: 184). In this context, Foucault