Gosse, NonPolitics

Die Gentrifizierung des Volkstümlichen

16 Sep , 2016  

In den Blödmaschinen schreiben Metz/Seeßlen: „Mercedes-Sterne und Modelabels sind die neuen Leitbilder, weil Heimat, Familie, Beruf, weil soziale Schicht und Religion an Bedeutung verloren haben.“ Man könnte den Satz auch umkehren. „Heimat, Kultur und Familie sind alte/neue Leitbilder, weil Mercedes-Sterne und Modelabels an Bedeutung verloren haben.“ In Bezug auf den ...

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Gosse, Necropolitics

The Hordes Are Banging on the Gates of Europe?

29 Okt , 2015  

The recent increase in movement of refugees and migrants into Europe is not the cause of the current crisis – Europe is. Migration has occurred – and will continue – for all kinds of reasons, as it has since the beginning of human societies. Indeed, mass human movement is not ...

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Necropolitics, NonPolitics

“On Destroying What Destroys You”

10 Okt , 2015  

Thomas Nail is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Denver and author of The Figure of the Migrant (Stanford University Press, 2015) and Returning to Revolution: Deleuze, Guattari, and Zapatismo (Edinburgh University Press, 2012). His publications can be accessed at: udenver.academia.edu/ThomasNail

Hostis: One may see the aims of ...