A reminder that while Europe debates its refugee "crisis," the small country of Jordan is taking in many more refugees. 1.5 million refugees in a country of 6 million with limited water sources: and the World Food Program has run out of money to support the...
Hate in Europe is on the RiseBeyond Breivik, Hate in Europe is on the Rise | Human Rights WatchWith the eyes of the world on the Oslo district court, there are stark contrasts on display. The twisted and hate-filled logic of Anders Breivik contrasts with the calm,...
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