Today this piece of mine was published on a Dutch political opinion site. I’m adding the English version of it here: The UvA should not have offered Jordan Peterson a right wing “safe space” Last week, I joined dozens of UvA academics to sign a letter asking that the controversial political speaker, Jordan Peterson, be … More Opinion piece on intellectual freedom and the rise of the right wing at universities
Dr. Saskia Baas and I wrote this piece in light of the recent escalations of violence in Syria, and the problematic selectivity we observed in the response to these events among prominent leftist political publications and public figures. UPDATE: our piece was translated to Dutch and reposted by the Dutch leftist website, Socialisme.nu and the … More Our piece about Syria solidarity for Salvage Magazine
Catherine Black, Domitilla Olivieri and I wrote an opinion piece that was published today (under a different title) in the Dutch national newspaper, NRC Handelsblad. I’ve posted an English language version of that piece below, as well as an interesting update:
Just got a call from Comité 21 maart. Looks like I’ll be one of the speakers at the anti-racism demonstration this Saturday on behalf of Feministen in Verzet. It’ll be one of several demos going on as part of a European action day against racism and discrimination. Hope to see you there!
This week we set up a Facebook page for Feministen in Verzet and showed up at the International Women’s Day demonstration in the center of Amsterdam to spread our flyer against PEGIDA and for an anti-racist, inclusive feminism.