Category Archives: Immigration

Border choreography, bare bodies, and penal states


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Video abstract – Eeva-Kaisa Prokkola talks about ‘Neoliberalizing Border Management in Finland and Schengen’

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“…contemporary performances of border enforcement and security cannot be understood as distinct from the process of neoliberalization.” So argues University of Oulu geographer Eeva-Kaisa Prokkola in her forthcoming Antipode paper ‘Neoliberalizing Border Management in Finland…

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Mobility and Politics – New Series

Originally posted on critical logistics:
Mobility & Politics – a new thematic series, edited by Martin Geiger, Parvati Raghuram and William Walters. Flyer MOBILITY & POLITICS A New Series from Palgrave Pivot Series Editors: Martin GEIGER, Carleton University – Parvati…

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AP Bans ‘Illegal Immigrant’: The Tricky Language of Immigration Reform

Originally posted on NewsFeed:
There’s a snappy saying used to promote cultural sensitivity toward Asian-Americans and their heritage: rugs are Oriental, people are Asian. The corollary in today’s national conversation about immigration reform might go something like this: “Actions are…

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