Tagged: social


Everything is Political | David Bone

“The personal is political” used to be the mantra that many “second wave” feminists screeched during the counterculture of the 1960s. Timothy Leary the infamous American psychologist advocated that we should “Turn on, tune...


The Question of Social Constructs | Jake Scott

I In the contemporary period, conservative defences of tradition have floundered against the post-modernist objection that, whatever those rules may be, they are “social constructs”. And this fact, de facto, supposedly de-legitimises them. It...


The Power of Networks │ Matt Gillow

There’s, maybe surprisingly, quite a big network of ‘youth voice’ and ‘democratic reform’ groups in the UK. Since day one of our work at TalkPolitics, that network has been absolutely fundamental in all of...