“Benedetta Berti: The surprising way groups like ISIS stay in power,” Ted Talk March 2015. How Hamas, Hezbollah and other groups provide services to populations that states fail to offer, and how these services, and communication about them, form part ...

The pittfalls of social media organised campaigns If you thought that facebook and twitter where convenient and easy ways to organise and produce social change, think again. It turns out there are no shortcuts. Watch techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci explain why ...

What shall it be, penguins, or mass demonstrations? Two (very different) sides of the same Turkish coin… On the night of 2 June 2013, with popular unrest spreading after the police having brutally cracked down on the Gezi park protest ...

“If we do not disturb, we may celebrate Women’s Day!”Süddeutsche Zeitung, Germany, 1985 Marie Marcks, German cartoonist, writer and activist, 1922-2014. Her drawings have been with me all my life. (Power) relations between men and women were just one of ...