What happened to radical youth work?

The field of youth work has lost much of its revolutionary potential as it has become diffused within the global capitalist framework. The article, Captured by Capital: Youth Work and the Loss of Revolutionary Potential, offers a critical analysis of the influence of global capitalism on the youth service sector.  In a previous post, I discussed in … Continue reading What happened to radical youth work?

Youth citizenship: An intersectional analysis

Given the nature of citizenship, and its historical, social and political contentions, there remains a lack of consensus on what constitutes citizenship. The legal definition of citizenship defines the term as the position or status of being a citizen of a particular country, with elements such as a passport, or a national identity. However, citizenship … Continue reading Youth citizenship: An intersectional analysis