Why Taiwan’s Approval of Gay Marriage Matters.Read more "On Democratic Resilience: Shut Out of the WHA, Taiwan Approves Gay Marriage"
After attending an academic exchange program sponsored by the Chinese government for 36 of the world’s leading young sinologists, Mark McConaghy reports back on what he learned.Read more "Solidarity Beyond Culture: What Three Weeks in Beijing Taught me About Democracy"
Mark McConaghy breaks down the political stakes involved in the University of Toronto’s decision to turf a vital piece of green space in downtown Toronto. Although seemingly a simple issue of field quality, the proposed turfing cuts the very core of questions of democracy, public space, and community life in Canada’s largest urban center. In […]Read more "The Battle Over Back Campus"