At a time when globalization is said to render the national state irrelevant, an anthropology of the state has pressing political and intellectual stakes.
Pairing Advertising Missionaries with “A Fragmented Globality” to ask “What, if anything, is truly new about our times?” (Trouillot 2003:47)
Preparing for the biggest Jared Diamond review of all-time–by Bill Gates. As American Anthropology becomes Public Anthropology, we cannot abandon humanity.
Check out an anthropology major! Anthropology is the worst major for instant pay, but best major to change your life. Anthropology can change the world.
Boone Shear and Brian Burke organized a special track for alternative political ecologies for 2012 Applied Anthropology, seeking to go Beyond Capitalism.
Fighting the planned closing of a neighborhood school based on a false economy of market-based choices and political expediency. The cost of saving schools.
Anthropology’s Moral Optimism: Four Field Manifesto & alternative visions of humanity. Capitalism is not the most beautiful or respectful of shared planet.
In October 2011, the anthropological blogosphere coalesced around supporting the Occupy Wall Street moment, launched by anthropologist David Graeber.