Contrary to the vaccine hesitancy among religious communities, alt-medicine groups have managed to monetize their opposition to COVID-19 vaccinations. Continue Reading
Miranda Christou is an associate professor in sociology of education at the University of Cyprus. Her research interests focus on questions of nationalism, globalization and the expansion of radical right youth movements. She has worked on multiple European projects such as “INCLUD-ed: Strategies for Inclusion and Social Cohesion in Europe from Education” and “SOLIDUS: Solidarity in European Societies: Empowerment, Social Justice and Citizenship.” She has published her work in various journals including Current Sociology, Qualitative Inquiry and British Journal of Sociology of Education. She was co-editor (with Spyros Spyrou) of the book Children and Borders (2014, Palgrave Macmillan).
A descriptive and benign term, “family” has been turned into the primary frontier of social wars by the radical right. Continue ReadingDecember 19, 2019