Tag: Eritrea

The Montanelli Case: Sexuality, Race, and Colonial Forgetting in BLM Italy.

Indro Montanelli (1909-2001), the most famous journalist in Italian history, is an intellectual figure whose memory commands respect across Italy’s political spectrum. But, following the global protes…

Abyssinian fundamentalism and cyberwar in Eritrea

Here is the eighth (8th) set of notes under the theme of media and change in preparation for the volume Postill, J., E. Ardevol and S. Tenhunen (eds.)…

Crossing the border, blurring the boundaries: alternative views on human smuggling from the Horn of Africa to Europe

Hundreds of thousands of migrants from the Horn of Africa have systematically crossed international borders throughout Africa into Europe in the last decade. Among them were over 150,000…

BDS, the AAA, and Academic Imperialism

We Disagree to Agree Support for a particular cause can come from numerous sources and points of view, each representing different interests. Similarly, people can arrive at the…

Instrumental Partners: An Imperial Science of Agency

For an empire whose imperialism is still denied by many, a striking number of terms and concepts have been generated by US leaders that nonetheless are premised on…

Our Report for 2014

This year has seen an almost frenzied escalation of US intervention around the globe, ranging from the determined provocations and threats against Russia and backing a coup in…

Abschied von Mandela, feministische Kunst und Afrika in deutschen Schulen – Fundstücke 19

deutschsprachige Links Sabine Mohamed schreibt bei der NZZ einen wichtigen Artikel über Fluchterfahrungen von Eritrea nach Europa. An dieser Stelle sei auch noch einmal an ihr Essay zu…