Intervention – “‘Democratic Confederalism is for Everyone’: Ethnographic Reflections on The Long March for Kurdistan and Öcalan”

by Patrick W. Huff (Birkbeck, University of London) Night had fallen by the time I arrived in Wasselonne, a small village in France’s Alsace region bordering Germany. I came to join...
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Intervention – 'Removing the Monument to Overcoming Walls: Reflections on Contemporary Border Walls and the Politics of De-bordering'

Removing the Monument to Overcoming Walls: Reflections on Contemporary Border Walls and the Politics of De-bordering by Olivia Mena, London School of Economics and Political Science On a snowy...
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Intervention – “Your freedom smells like teargas!” Deconstructing Europe’s Critique of Turkey’s Policing of the 2013 Protests

Till F. Paasche, Geography Department, Soran University, Kurdish Region, Iraq During the summer of 2013 mass protests against the politics of Turkey’s Prime Minister Erdoğan disrupted the country...
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New paper – 'State Response to Contemporary Urban Movements in Turkey: A Critical Overview of State Entrepreneurialism and Authoritarian Interventions'

Hot on the heels of last month's intervention 'Defending Future Commons: The Gezi Experience' by Ozan Karaman, we're pleased to present Ayda Eraydin and Tuna Taşan-Kok's recently published paper...
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Video abstract – Paul Jackson talks about 'The Crisis of the "Disadvantaged Child": Poverty Research, IQ, and Muppet Diplomacy in the 1960s'

The first issue of next year's volume is almost ready for the printers - and is looking great. We've got Gayatri Spivak's 2012 Antipode AAG Lecture 'Scattered Speculations on Geography' and papers on...
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Intervention – 'Defending Future Commons: The Gezi Experience' by Ozan Karaman

Ozan Karaman, University of Glasgow, ozan.karaman@glasgow.ac.uk The 2013 uprising in Turkey commenced with a call by a handful of activists to guard a park located adjacent to Taksim Square - the...
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