DEVELOPMENT & SOCIETY

Preventing Violence Against Women: A Sluggish Cascade?

  • 2014•11•26
  • Anne Marie Goetz Center for Global Affairs, New York University

There has been a global ‘cascade’ in commitments to end violence against women. But the violence keeps happening. What is needed is more support — nationally and internationally — for feminist organizations, argues Professor Anne Marie Goetz.

Great Reading for Buy Nothing Day

Great Reading for Buy Nothing Day

At a juncture when many societies are consuming at record rates, Buy Nothing Day is a good entry point into a movement axed on re-thinking what it means to express love or to reward ourselves. To help fill your free non-shopping time, should you decide to participate, we bring you some thought-provoking classic articles that examine various aspects of consumerism.