“Yes, women (young and old) are engaging in politics in the spaces they are comfortable in: what’s so surprising about that?” After the rise of “Pussyhats,” what does crafting and activism look like? TC’s Ioana Literat and Sandra Markus (Ed.D. ’19, now a professor at Fashion Institute of Technology) discuss.

https://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2019/september/unraveling-the-politics-of-knitting/ In the fight against hate speech, a once-obscure crafting community looms large