Lech Wałęsa strikes again. ‘Exclusionary solidarity’: LGBTIAPQ* rights and silencing over Sochi.

Whilst exaggeration of realities and the hypocrisy of individuals and governments has been unhelpful in the condemnation of Russia’s ‘gay propaganda’ law, the Olympic games is playing host to ever–familiar silencing techniques. What is more, they are being deployed in the name of ‘peace, solidarity and dialogue’, contradictory appeals to emotion and cultural compartmentalisation. Poland’s […]


Campaigns – Just what SCI needs?

Hey there, since we started the call for applications on the topic of online campaigns in SCI, I wanted to give a short overview on what is possible by doing campaigns. This might help you decide whether you find this kind of direction important for SCI to further our goals and values and also allows […]