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In the Journals – Policing Migration

allisontedesco , January 25th, 2021

A Macedonian police officer raises his baton toward migrants by Freedom House via creativecommons Welcome back to In the Journals! This ongoing series aims to bridge conversations that…


Book Review: Deporting Black Britons: Portraits of Deportation to Jamaica by Luke de Noronha

Rose Deller , January 12th, 2021

In Deporting Black Britons: Portraits of Deportation to Jamaica, Luke de Noronha weaves together the personal histories of four men who have been deported from the UK to Jamaica. Showing…

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DragNet: February 1 – February 15, 2018

anthropoliteiaadmin , February 20th, 2018

Image from ACLU.org For this dragnet update we have several fascinating articles to highlight. Among the stories from the United states was  an article on  the NYPD’s unofficial power…


Anthropology in Unseen Spaces

Alexandra Frankel , November 3rd, 2017

Documenting the human costs of the US security-state. This spring, Esperanza, a Salvadoran woman in the small California Central Valley town of Mendota, was on her way to church…

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Why Deportation to Afghanistan is Wrong

Shahram Khosravi , October 3rd, 2017

Since the first week of August, hundreds of young Afghan asylum seekers have been holding a sit-down protest against deportation in central Stockholm. The protest is staged on…


Migrant Resilience and Refuge in the Trump Era

Alexandra Frankel , June 16th, 2017

As we enter a new deportation era migrant communities near and far from the border are getting organized. This article is part of the Maintaining Refuge series. Following the…

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Press Release: Arbitrary Detention and Imminent Deportation of 147 Cubans

Allegra , July 11th, 2016

Press Release No. 2 | July 6, 2016 – 22:00 Quito-Ecuador Today in the early morning, between 2am and 3am, the Ministry of Interior Affairs and the Ecuadorian…


Ines Hasselberg: Enduring Uncertainty: Deportation, Punishment and Everyday Life

Focaal Web Editor , May 9th, 2016

Enduring Uncertainty is a volume of the “Dislocations” series published by Berghahn Books. The immense dislocations and suffering caused by neoliberal globalization, the retreat of the welfare state i…


Enduring Uncertainty. Deportation, Punishment and Everyday Life

Ines Hasselberg , April 29th, 2016

On the 14th of April of 2010, I was approached by J. who had come across my doctoral research when desperately searching the net in an attempt to…