George Iordanou Politics, Philosophy and (not much) Real Life

The Percentages: A Biography of Class

If you have some time, read the article The Percentages: A Biography of Class at Tiger Beatdown. It discusses the we are the 99% slogan of the Occupy Wall Street movement. The author uses a personal story to portray the complexity of class division and classification . She emphasises the solidarity of the 99%, whilst dismissing the uniformity that underpins such division.

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George Iordanou

I'm mostly interested in politics and philosophy, which makes up for the majority of this blog. As this is an archive of what I have written over the years, it also provides a glimpse into my personal life. I'm currently working in the humanitarian sector. In my past life I was in academia where I completed a Ph.D. in political theory with focus on multicultural citizenship. I'm one of the few people lucky enough to be given the opportunity to actually practice their research interests. Needless to say, whatever I write here is strictly my personal opinion and does not represent anyone else.

You can also find me on twitter @iordanou.

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