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Mobilisation and The Power of Emotion

” Of all the emotions, injustice is most closely associated with “the righteous anger that puts fire in the belly and iron in the soul” ” (Gamson as cited in Jasper, 1997) The other day in a discussion on mobilisation … Continue reading

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Egypt Solidarity

  On November 22, The Egypt Solidarity Initiative held a protest in solidarity with Egyptian activists who have been thrown in jails for years for violating the recently¬†created protest law. It took place at Cleopatra’s Needle on the Thames. Here … Continue reading

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#OccupyHongKong

Where else could this blog start but with the kind of mass protest that first ignited my passion for activism, social change, solidarity, direct action and revolution? The images coming out from Hong Kong are very familiar. Masses occupying the … Continue reading

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