Brooklyn College CC 1230 People, Power and Politics

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Vox: Why you should take notes by hand — not on a laptop

Course Reading 
Malcolm X: The Black Revolution (transcript here and audio here
Garrison, U.S. Feminism-Grrrl Style! Youth (Sub)Cultures and the Technologics of the Third Wave
Kinser, Negotiating Spaces for/through Third-Wave Feminism
Peggy McIntosh, White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Backpack
Karen Brodkin Sacks, How Jews Became White
McDermott and Samson, White Racial and Ethnic Identity in the US
Lewis, What Group? Studying Whites and Whiteness in the Era of "Color Blindness"
Jennifer L. Hothschild, Why the Dog Doesn't Bark: Attitudes and the Redistribution of Wealth
"Sugar Daddies: The old, white, rich men who are buying this election" in NY Magazine
"ConservativeNonprofit Acts as a Stealth Business Lobbyist" (NY Times)
Lauren Langman, Cycles of Contention: The Rise and Fall of the Tea Party
A People's History of the United States
by Howard Zinn, Chapter 24: The Coming Revolt of the Guards
Pre-Occupied The origins and future of Occupy Wall Street. by Mattathias Schwartz
#Riot: Self-Organized, Hyper-Networked Revolts—Coming to a City Near You by Bill Wasik
The Protester by Kurt Andersen

Class Notes and Powerpoints
Class Powerpoint (updated May 2013)
Class Powerpoint part 2 (updated May 2013)

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