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It is fun but what is it?

This is a humours political stunt of some kind. It is done in Brazil and is directed against those that tend to park on parking lots reserved for disabled people.

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On the same theme, other activists somewhere else did this creative action (that most probably created anger and frustration, which was the whole point with the action):

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Wednesday, July 29, 2015

 

A year ago Majken Jul Sörensen defended her dissertation at the University of Wollongong  with the PhD “Humours Political Stunts”. It is an excellent analysis of the role of humour in resistance, a book a very much recommend. It is now available through the publishing house Irene that specialises in literature on nonviolent activism and resistance research. Check it out!

A year ago Majken Jul Sörensen defended her dissertation at the University of Wollongong with the PhD "Humours…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Monday, August 17, 2015

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Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance, and Professor of Sociology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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