Public Sociology

Members of the PSSM research cluster often engage in public-facing work including, but not limited to, media interviews and op-eds. Below is a selection of such work.

Professor Barry Eidlin (McGill University) uses some basic tools of sociological analysis (relying particularly on Erik Olin Wright and Howard Kimeldorf) to think through the broader implications of the recent strikes for racial justice by professional athletes in a piece published on August 30 in Jacobin entitled “Last Week’s Pro Athletes Strikes Could Become Much Bigger Than Sports

Ramos, Howard and Mark Stoddart. 2020 “When it comes to the move online, the medium is the message. University Affairs. (June 3).

Ramos, Howard. 2020 “Being Counted in Canada’s Coronavirus Data.” New Canadian Media (April 15).

Ramos, Howard, and Emma Kay. 2020 “Affordable Housing: It’s Not Just a Big City Problem Anymore.” The Conversation (March 4).

Ramos, Howard, and Rachel McLay. 2019. “OPINION: Busting the myth that Canadians are polarized on climate and immigration.” The Chronicle Herald (May 22).