Biopolitics

We are entering a new epoch: the century of the migrant

15 Nov , 2018  

The rhetoric of migrant “invasions” is back again. Donald Trump has recently described the caravan of Central American refugees marching to the US as “an onslaught,” “an assault on our country,” and an “invasion,” repeating the words of Robert Bowers, who shot can killed 11 Jews in a Pittsburgh Synagogue ...

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Necropolitics

The Political Centrality of the Migrant

15 Aug , 2018  

Political theory in the twenty-first century is at an interesting crossroads where migration has reached such a critical threshold that what seemed to be an exception has now become the rule. The question now is how to understand the rules of this game in a much more adequate way.

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Necropolitics

Multirassismus in der Bürgerfabrik und Imperialismus

1 Sep , 2017  

“Der moderne Flüchtling vereint alle Stigmata des kapitalistischen Systems in sich: auf unbestimmte Zeit zur Heimatlosigkeit verdammt, von der eigentlich alle geschlagen sind, weil die Welt eine unwirtliche wurde, in der niemand willkommen ist; rechtlos, weil Recht allen nur provisorisch gewährt wird, solange es sich für die Herrschaft der Wertverwertung
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