Please consider signing!?Against sexualised violence and racism. Always. Anywhere. #ausnahmslos (“noexcuses”)On the night of New Year’s Eve, numerous women were sexually attacked in public spaces in Cologne and other German cities.. These crimes demand...
Interesting article by David J. Leonard on NewBlackMan on the violence of language, the language of the violence, and the problem with the discussions of Rush Limbaugh: “Unfortunately,the conversation and public outrage has often drifted away from the...
Violence and Gender in the "New" Europe: Islam in German Culture
"Weber's study undertakes a much-needed comprehensive investigation of the contemporary 'regime of gender violence,' that is, the key role violence has played in defining the position of Muslims in the German public sphere (in the larger European context). Through nuanced theorizing as well as careful historical contextualization, Weber develops an intersectional framework for analyzing gendered violence in a way that does not reinforce racialized discourses of cultural and/or religious difference." [more...]
Palgrave Macmillan, January 2013
ISBN: 978-1-137-00708-7, ISBN10: 1-137-00708-7