Two talks on public sociology (with audio)

I gave two talks at the American Sociological Meetings in New York City this week. I recorded them and removed some of the ums for you here. They're each less than 11 minutes. The first was in a session titled, "Tools for Communicating Sociology Outside the Discipline: What Works, What Doesn't Work, and What's Promising,"…

What if Reason didn’t write the NYT coverage of Oberlin students?

  Daily Beast columnist Robby Soave is also a staff editor at Reason, according to his Twitter profile. Here I'm comparing his¬†column from Dec. 20, "Oberlin College Students: Cafeteria Food Is Racist," with a Dec. 21 news article in the New York Times, written by Katie Rogers, "Oberlin Students Take Culture War to the Dining…