Try this at home (or in your classroom)

What is money? Chances you and the ones you teach don’t really know. But you can change that. Read the book Rocket Scientists’ Guide to Money and the Economy, watch the film, and be enlightened.

Essential Reading

Try this at home (or in your classroom)

What is money? Chances you and the ones you teach don’t really know. But you can change that. Read the book Rocket Scientists’ Guide to Money and the Economy, watch the film, and be enlightened.

What Causes Poverty

What causes poverty? The same thing that causes global warming, war, debt, and a host of other global evils

Intimate Partner Violence

Surprise surprise surprise. Men are abused by their intimate partners just as much as women are.

Global Organizing Among Sex Workers

The topic of sexual labour is complicated. It intersects economic and political discourse, touches on the exploitation of women and children, and links directly with Marxist and feminist discussion of exploitation and oppression. Yet despite the problems associated, the workers themselves are breaking their status as “object” and speaking out for themselves about their choices, their needs, and their rights. Social and legal concern aside, if we want to talk about the sex trade we should at least be listening to the people involved.

A Sociologist Looks at Violence

Does it seem like the world is going to hell in a hand basket? Hard to conclude otherwise when children are massacred as in recent fashion. If you want to understand why however, maybe it is time to put aside “stock” answers and look past clichés about God, madness, and guns. If you are interested in a deeper look at the world we live in, sociologists can help.

Ding Dong the Alpha Male is Dead

The scientist who coined the term “alpha male” has recanted! There’s actually no such thing, he says. Could it be nothing more than ideological self-delusion?

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