We discuss a recent article by Elizabeth Bruenig in the Washginton Post about an emergent “triggering” style of US politics, in which people seek to upset those with whom they disagree.
Rebecca Raby is a Professor of Child and Youth Studies at Brock University. She recently co-published Smart Girls: Success, School, and the Myth of Post-Feminism (2017, University of California Press). Twitter: @RebeccaRabyCHYS
Joseph Nathan Cohen co-hosts The Annex and directs the Sociocast Project. He is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the City University of New York, Queens College. He wrote Financial Crisis in American Households: The Basic Expenses That Bankrupt the Middle Class (2017, Praeger) and co-authored Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective (2010, Polity). Twitter: @jncohen
Gabriel Rossman co-hosts The Annex. He is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles. He wrote Climbing the Charts: What Radio Airplay Tells Us about the Diffusion of Innovation(2015, Princeton) Twitter: @GabrielRossman