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The Nemesis of the Suburbs

Richard Turner and South African Liberalism

Steven Friedman

When he pointed the way out of the cul-de-sac of the white liberalism of the 1970s, Rick Turner directly inspired a radical politics, which reshaped white resistance in the 1970s. Revisiting his life and work offers an alternative to a similar dead

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Ceasing Fire and Seizing Time

LA Gang Tours and the White Control of Mobility

Sarah Sharma and Armonds R. Towns

not nod, stare, gesture, or emote. The men, however, stare at him intently as he drives by. Later that July, Armond passes through Pueblo del Rio again. This time he is on an air-conditioned tour bus with tinted windows and a busload of white tourists

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The racial fix

White currency in the gentrification of black and Latino Chicago

Jesse Mumm

Do they have to be white for the area to change? No. I’d like to say it’s more about economics. — Jane Carey What is gentrification? In gentrification studies, there are few universal laws ( Lees et al. 2010 ), but the popular sphere buzzes with

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Contradictions of Solidarity

Whiteness, Settler Coloniality, and the Mainstream Environmental Movement

Joe Curnow and Anjali Helferty

, though certainly not all, it has decentered white, settler approaches to environmentalism. Yet, even as these campaigns have grown and often thrived, the relationships are difficult to navigate as different ideas about the environment and its relationship

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The White Cotton Robe

Charisma and Clothes in Tibetan Buddhism Today

Magdalena Maria Turek

at the yogin’s remote hideaway nestled among white jagged boulders. Tsültrim Tarchin sat immovable in his meditation booth, clad in a simple white cotton robe despite the bitter cold, working his rosary and gazing into the horizon, completely

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Whites Cannot Be Black

A Bikoist Challenge to Professor Xolela Mangcu

Keolebogile Mbebe

whether whites can be black. In his essay ‘Whites Can Be Black’, Xolela Mangcu (2015b) argues that whites can be black. However, what makes Mangcu unique is not that a white or black person can transcend race and acquire a national consciousness but his

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“There’s nothing makeup cannot do”

Women Beauty Vloggers’ Self-Representations, Transformations, and #thepowerofmakeup

Michele White

illegal, and that it is her fault that commenters have trust issues. As if in frustration over these conflicting instructions about how women are supposed to appear white, flawless, and without mediation, My Pale Skin cries and wipes off her skillfully

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The True Story of Gundagai’s Dog on the Tuckerbox

Tourists, Truth, and the Insouciance of Souvenirs

Richard White

progress, but also in reflecting back on the past. The printed souvenir program would usually contain a history of the town or district, often the first serious attempt to write a history. The first “white” child of the district would be honored; the

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Erick White

lay virtuosos that were interpreted by informants as Buddhist vocations of devotional piety in service to high, virtuous deities ( Ambos 2011 ; Holt 2004 ; Pinthongvijayakul 2015 ; White 2014 ). As modalities of spirit possession that drew deeply

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‘But Isn’t It the Baby that Decides When It Will Be Born?’

Temporality and Women’s Embodied Experiences of Giving Birth

Joanna White

recorded, transcribed and analysed using an iterative content analysis approach. 4 It should be noted that all but two of the women in the sub-sample presented were from a white, middle-class, professional background. Research with women from other