Monthly Archives: July 2013

Theory of the drone 3: Killing grounds

Originally posted on geographical imaginations:
This is the third in a series of posts on Grégoire Chamayou‘s Théorie du drone, in which I provide a detailed summary of his argument, links to some of his key sources, and reflections drawn from my soon-to-be-completed The everywhere…

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Obama’s Willing Executioners of the Fourth Amendment by Norman Solomon — Antiwar.com

Obama’s Willing Executioners of the Fourth Amendment by Norman Solomon — Antiwar.com.

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Theory of the drone 1: Genealogies

Originally posted on geographical imaginations:
This is the first of a series of posts as I work my way through Grégoire Chamayou‘s Théorie du drone (2013), which has finally arrived on my desk.  I’ve loosely summarised the project and its…

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Return from Magyarország!

Returned home from a fantastic trip with family and friends in Hungary, mostly along lovely Lake Balaton. Great wine, great food, great folks. Being off the grid for a while was much needed, but now it’s time to play catch … Continue reading

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