Today The Guardian featured a strange and confusing article entitled ‘How to break the stranglehold of academics on critical thinking‘ from Continue reading
Comedian Robert Webb has now entered the ‘debate’ in the New Statesman (responding to Brand’s call to stop voting) and, while Continue reading
Back in June, I criticised Russell Brand for his apparent ‘turn’ to radical politics, suggesting that his appearances on Morning Joe Continue reading
The recent uproar against The Daily Mail – a British, right-wing daily – is the latest in a long line of liberal Continue reading
In a recent post on ‘The Sociological Imagination‘ blog, Steve Fuller provocatively argued that Zizek is “a total waste of Continue reading
The controversy which has surrounded the potential introduction of ‘fracking’ (blasting sand and water into the ground to release gas Continue reading
Dean giving a fantastic paper at the ‘Neoliberalism, Crisis and the World System’ Conference, University of York.
In July, I helped run the fantastic ‘Neoliberalism, Crisis and the World System‘ conference at the University of York, and Continue reading