Dr. Eric Weiner, Associate Professor in the Educational Foundations Department, was chosen to write monthly essays for the prestigious web site 3 Quarks Daily. The online magazine posts essays about art, science, literature, politics, and philosophy from some of the top writers, thinkers, and scholars around the world.
In this article, Dr. Weiner looks at the vital role of two forms of dissent being exercised today. The first practice of dissent discussed looks at the role of everyday people in the face of authoritarian forces. The second practice of dissent analyzed looks at the role of dissent on the Supreme Court.
- Read his most recent article, “Representations of Dissent“