Monthly Archives: January 2012

Upcoming Talks

I’ll be speaking about our book, The Crises of Multiculturalism: racism in a neoliberal age at two separate events at the University of Sussex over the next few weeks.

I will be speaking at the Social and Political Thought seminar series on Wednesday January 25 at 17h00 and at the Justice and Violence Research seminar series on Wednesday, February 15 at 15h00 (Room A71).


The Alternative Leveson Enquiry

I was invited to a conference to launch the Alternative Leveson Inquiry into Islamophobia in the media on the 9th of January 2012.

An “alternative Leveson inquiry” is being set up by an Islamic TV channel in order to investigate the way in which British media report on Muslim and Islamic affairs.

The Islam Channel is planning to appoint a judge with an independent panel of assessors – just like Leveson – to carry out the inquiry. Continue reading