Doctoral Researcher, Department of Politics & IR, University of Sheffield
Social media as a site of social conflictWinnie Lam & Remi Edwards - 15 August 2023
Online spaces are designed for fast content consumption, rather than meaningful political debate, which can fuel social conflict. This blog is the second in the series The Political Economy of Conflict by members of SPERI's Doctoral Researcher Network.
Remi Edwards & James Jackson - 10 May 2022
Veganism offers a deep critique of contemporary food systems, but is susceptible to corporate co-optation that may reduce its transformative potential.
Remi Edwards & Frank Maracchione - 8 September 2021
While activist coalitions have forced the end of state-sanctioned forced labour in Uzbekistan, the rise of the private sector and continued undermining of political and social rights may mean exploitation in the cotton sector persists.