Yearly archives: 2017

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Know your rights for media activists

by Shelagh Pizey-Allen In January 2017, Toronto police officers were captured on video Tasering and kicking a person who was restrained and lying on the ground. One officer threatened to seize the video: “Stop recording or I’m going to seize your phone as evidence and then you’re going to lose your phone.”

MARG: toward an antiauthoritarian profeminist media research methodology

Sandra Jeppesen, Toni Hounslow, Sharmeen Khan & Kamilla Petrick | 2017 | in Feminist Media Studies In this article we map a taxonomy of activist-research, illustrating how MARG brings together five specific methodologies— activist-led issue-based research, militant participatory ethnography, feminist community research, prefigurative antiauthoritarian feminist participatory action research (PAFPAR), and