Friday, January 27, 2023

Alana Lentin

Dr Alana Lentin joined the School of Humanities and Communication Arts in Cultural and Social Analysis in June 2012 after six years in the Department of Sociology at the University of Sussex, UK. She works on the critical theorization of race, racism and multiculturalism. She is the author of The Crises of Multiculturalism (with Gavan Titley 2011), Racism and Sociology (with Wulf D. Hund 2014), Racism (2008) and Racism & Anti-Racism in Europe (2004). She is the current President of the Australian Critical Race & Whiteness Association.


What can the United States bring to the peace table for Ukraine?

The United States bears its share of responsibility for this crisis that is destroying Ukraine and placing the world in "unprecedented danger," as the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists' new Doomsday Clock statement calls it.

Today’s jaw-dropping quandary: High awareness yet low clout to fix badly-broken systems

The more that reason serves as bedrock,/ The more we’re vexed by lethal gridlock. 

Biden 2024 decision pits the party’s elites against most Democrats

Biden’s decision on whether to run again should be seen as much more than just a matter of personal prerogative.

Who will speak up for my child, the drag queen?

I will be equally proud of my country when enough of us stand up strongly for the right to, and value of, gender fluidity.

Simply PFAS: Lawsuit claims ‘all natural’ orange juice brand contains toxic forever chemicals

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances are a growing concern because of the many health impacts associated with exposure and their tendency to persist in the human body for months to years and in the environment for thousands of years.