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The March of Southern Youth!

Robin D. G. Kelley

in Hammer and Hoe: Alabama Communists during the Great Depression

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625485
eISBN:
9781469625508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625485.003.0011
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter considers the efforts of Southern youths to reestablish the radical movement in Birmingham. Youth-oriented organizations and those they influenced built a movement focusing on civil ... More


Is ‘Another World’ Possible? Laclau, Mouffe and Social Movements

Andrew Robinson and Simon Tormey

in The Politics of Radical Democracy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748633999
eISBN:
9780748652723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633999.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter presents a provocative, Deleuzian-inspired critique of Laclau and Mouffe that centres on two perceived deficiencies with their thought: first, its statism and second, its defence of ... More


The Roots of Radicalism: Tradition, the Public Sphere, and Early Nineteenth-Century Social Movements

Craig Calhoun

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226090849
eISBN:
9780226090870
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226090870.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The story of the rise of radicalism in the early nineteenth century has often been simplified into a fable about progressive social change. The diverse social movements of the era—religious, ... More


Objectified Body/Embodied Subject1

Adelyn Lim

in Transnational Feminism and Women's Movements In Post-1997 Hong Kong: Solidarity Beyond the State

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9789888139378
eISBN:
9789888313174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139378.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter examines advocacy for the recognition of prostitution as legitimate work and sex workers as working women. The global restructuring of capital has reinforced the exploitation of gendered ... More


Giuseppe Mazzini in Britain and Italy: Divergent Legacies, 1837–1915

Christopher Duggan

in Giuseppe Mazzini and the Globalization of Democratic Nationalism, 1830-1920

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264317
eISBN:
9780191734472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264317.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines how Mazzini's exile in England, and his adoption by sections of the British radical movement, led to the more illiberal aspects of his thought, especially in connection to the ... More


Towards the National Liberation Front

Matt Treacy

in The IRA 1956-69: Rethinking the Republic

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719084720
eISBN:
9781781700068
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084720.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Wolfe Tone Society met with Sinn Féin representatives for talks which focused on Tony Meade's desire to expand the Society into an organisation that would supplant Sinn Féin. Nothing came of this ... More


Italian American Radicalism: Old World Roots, New World Developments

Marcella Bencivenni

in Italian Immigrant Radical Culture: The Idealism of the Sovversivi in the United States, 1890-1940

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791035
eISBN:
9780814723180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791035.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter offers a general overview of the Italian radical movement in the United States. It begins by mapping the social and political scene in Italy after the struggle for unification in 1861, ... More


Gadfly of Government 1761–1763

Peter D. G. Thomas

in John Wilkes: A Friend to Liberty

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205449
eISBN:
9780191676642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205449.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the radical movement, which was considered as an attack on ‘establishment politics’. Due to the continuous advocacy of ideas of electoral reform, British radicalism is ... More


From Social Movements to Social Change: Oakland and Twentieth-Century Urban America

Chris Rhomberg

in No There There: Race, Class, and Political Community in Oakland

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520236189
eISBN:
9780520940888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520236189.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter reviews the dynamics that lead to social movement discontinuity, concentrating on the problem of urban political community. The historical experiences in Oakland are compared with those ... More


The Postoccupation Dilemma: Ideology and Contention in the Vincent Years, 1934–1941

Matthew J. Smith

in Red & Black in Haiti: Radicalism, Conflict, and Political Change, 1934-1957

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832653
eISBN:
9781469605845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894156_smith.6
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the ideological and sociopolitical context of the radical movements of the 1930s, their internal debates, the challenges they posed to the state, and the international ... More


The Sound Before the Fury: Attica, Racialized State Violence, and the Neoliberal Turn

Jordan T. Camp

in Incarcerating the Crisis: Freedom Struggles and the Rise of the Neoliberal State

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780520281813
eISBN:
9780520957688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520281813.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter discusses the struggle over the meaning of the 1971 Attica prison uprising, arguing that the racist representation of the rebellion informed the depiction of New York City as synonymous ... More


Communism, Civil Liberties, and the Red Scare

Jennifer Luff

in Commonsense Anticommunism: Labor and Civil Liberties between the World Wars

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835418
eISBN:
9781469601717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869895_luff.8
Subject:
History, Economic History

This chapter examines the role of the American Federation of Labor (AFL) in the Red Scare. Following the general strike of radical workers and the explosion of bombs in eight different cities in ... More


Insurgent Architects, Radical Cities and the Promise of the Political

Erik Swyngedouw

in The Post-Political and Its Discontents: Spaces of Depoliticization, Spectres of Radical Politics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780748682973
eISBN:
9781474406475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682973.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Under a variety of generic names like Occupy!, Indignados, the Outraged, and others, a wave of deeply political protest is rolling through the world’s cities, whereby those who do not count demand a ... More


Introduction

Matthew J. Smith

in Red & Black in Haiti: Radicalism, Conflict, and Political Change, 1934-1957

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832653
eISBN:
9781469605845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807894156_smith.5
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter sets out the book's focus, namely the political movements in Haiti and their struggles in the period following the U.S. occupation until the creation of the Duvalierist ... More


Creating a New South: The Political Culture of Deep South Populism

Lewie Reece

in Populism in the South Revisited: New Interpretations and New Departures

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032257
eISBN:
9781617032332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032257.003.0007
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter examines Populism in the Deep South (essentially Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Mississippi), highlighting the complexity of local organizing, alliances with African American voters, ... More


Conclusion

in Anarchist Seeds Beneath the Snow: Left-Libertarian Thought and British Writers from William Morris to Colin Ward

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310256
eISBN:
9781846312557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310256.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This conclusion briefly discusses the emergence of anarchism throughout Europe and the Americas. It also describes the radical movements of the 1970s and the 1980s and their decline following ... More


Micropolitics and Social Change: Deleuze and Guattari for Anarchist Theory and Practice

Paul Raekstad

in Deleuze and Anarchism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474439077
eISBN:
9781474465151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439077.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Paul Raekstad turns to Deleuze and Guattari’s concepts of the molar and molecular. He argues that while these differ in nature or scale, this does not necessarily mean they differ in size or ... More


Jews in the Polish Security Apparatus: An Attempt to Test the Stereotype

Andrzej Paczkowski

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 16: Focusing on Jewish Popular Culture and Its Afterlife

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774730
eISBN:
9781800340732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774730.003.0026
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter assesses the issue of Jews in the Urzędy Bezpieczeństwa (Polish security apparatus, UB), which includes that of the relationship of Jews to communism as well as of Poles to Jews, and ... More


The Cultural Revolution Saved from Drowning

Nona Willis Aronowitz

in The Essential Ellen Willis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816681204
eISBN:
9781452949048
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816681204.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter looks at the 1969 Woodstock Festival held in Bethel, New York, describing it as an outsize concert-promotion gambit gone haywire, a human disaster narrowly averted by the unsung efforts ... More


The Rule of Law under Surveillance

Ewing Mahoney

in MI5, the Cold War, and the Rule of Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198818625
eISBN:
9780191859564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818625.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter addresses the surveillance of lawyers. Lawyers had no immunity from MI5 surveillance during the Cold War, and progressive lawyers had even less. However, just as the surveillance of MPs ... More


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