sunday morning sociology, free speech edition

We can’t say if it’s age, period, or cohort but, at least right now, Millennials are the best! Or the most progressive on a ton of metrics, anyway. From this Monkey Cage post about how old and young are voting differently in both the US and UK.

A weekly link round-up of sociological work – work by sociologists, referencing sociologists, or just of interest to sociologists. This scatterplot feature is co-produced with Mike Bader.

This week’s links feature several discussions of recent “free speech controversies”, including those targeting scholars (some of which might better be characterized as hate speech controversies, or racist assaults on free speech controversies).

Free Speech, Hate Speech, and the Politics of Race and Gender

Political Sociology

Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility

Crime, Law, and Deviance



Author: Dan Hirschman

I am a sociologist interested in the use of numbers in organizations, markets, and policy. For more info, see here.

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