‘Capital’ and Health

The earthquake in Nepal and the surrounding region in April 2015 were catastrophic, as ‘Acts of God’ often are. As is typical in these situations, the gap between the most well-off and the least well-off was highlighted during the rescue and relief efforts afterwards (see the commentary on inequalities throughout … Read More

Gamergate: Mobilizing Misogyny to Defend Men’s Privilege

The Gamergate controversy refers to the online harassment of women in the gaming industry, especially if they are critical of the industry’s male-dominated institutions and its sexist portrayal of women. The controversy emerged during the second half of 2014 and has largely occurred online. The Gamergate harassment raises important issues … Read More