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What happens when Twitter takes down terrorism
Dr Suraj Lakhani’s research on the effectiveness of disrupting the online activities of terrorist and violent extremist groups is having an impact on international counter-terrorism policies.
Alison Phipps describes how her work on sexual violence on campuses has overcome initial opposition to generate on-going change in university communities.
- View Professor Alison Phipps' profile
- Find out more about Alison's work on changing university cultures
Mainstream feminism is broken, says Sussex expert in new book
A new book by Alison Phipps, Professor of Gender Studies at the University of Sussex, pulls back the curtain on the #MeToo movement.
Sussex research reveals injustices faced by LGBTIQ+ asylum claimants
Sussex researchers are working on a project to report the experiences of people who claim asylum for reasons of sexual orientation or gender identity.
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