Author: Clare O'Connor

Clare O’Connor is a writer, editor and organizer. She is a PhD candidate in Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California. Her publications include Keywords for Radicals: The Contested Vocabulary of Late-Capitalist Struggle (AK Press, 2016).

  • The Politics of the Mask

    Today we face the paradox of states simultaneously criminalizing masks, and mandating them because of COVID-19. In this interview, social theorist AK Thompson explores the history of masks in protests and why rioting is politically effective. Keep reading »