Category: World Politics

16 March, 2015

Karthick Manoharan

Embrace the Apocalypse

Karthick Manoharan on why the Left needs Žižek's inconvenient truths


Dominic Davies

If Only Your Fingerprint Wasn’t Unique

Dominic Davies reflects on the troubling history of biometrics


24 November, 2014

Karthick Manoharan

Introduce a Little Anarchy

Manoharan considers the limits of the moral superiority of anarchism in the latest collection of Chomsky's essays.


8 July, 2014

Rosie Lavan

Dangerous To Put Into Words



3 June, 2014

Ramin Nassehi

Development as Unfreedom

Easterly’s book tackles the current technocratic approach to developmental aid and urges us to question it altogether.


5 May, 2014

Dominic Davies

Historicising the Historians

Ilan Pappe's capacity for self-criticism and self-reflexivity strengthens his case for the role of the academy in politico-ideological climates.


3 February, 2014

Peter Hill

By What Alchemy? Testimonies from the Arab Risings

Personal testimonies of the Arab Spring are an antidote to cynicism and resignation in the Western view of the risings, writes Peter Hill.


Emily Williams

The Coming Global Order

Charles Kupchan offers an alternative future vision that avoids scaremongering about the Chinese or lamenting the West’s lost greatness.


24 June, 2013

Ré Phillips

Reweaving the Eternal Circle

The artist Ré Phillips explains the processes and the politics which have shaped the work in her first solo exhibition.


18 June, 2013

Nico Hobhouse

Writing Revolution