Author Archive for Callum McGregor

Accessing Community Action and Social Justice

Dear Community Action and Social justice students, I understand that a couple of you have encountered some issues accessing the Moodle course. Any actual enrolment issues that were lingering should now be sorted out. I recommend accessing the course by going through the hub (http://social-justice.digital.education.ed.ac.uk) > ‘courses’ (http://social-justice.digital.education.ed.ac.uk/programme/) > ‘community action and social justice’ (https://www.moodle.is.ed.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=907) If it is set up Read More

CASJ: Comments Function

Hi CASJ people, Had a bit of a technical hitch with the comments function during the first session on Blackboard Collaborate but the problem is now solved so please rest assured that comments (as well as video and audio) will be available on next week’s collaborate session! Thanks Callum

Direct Action – Examples of success

Following on from last week’s session on direct action, I have continued to get sent examples of direct action from colleagues working professionally/personally for social justice. Here is a video of direct action by precarious workers organising for their rights. If you follow it up, it appears to have made some positive gains.   Also, I thought I would share Read More