What is to be done in the face of fundamentalist violence? What is the response to terror which disperses rather than affirms it, that disrupts its logic of differentiation? What is the role of empathy, compassion and love for radicals?Read More
"Precarity is the condition of having to endure despite the toll."
A longer reflection, written while at work (excuse the length, the rambling and the typos), about the relation between precarity, exhaustion, endurance and self care.Read More
"Planting one’s feet in the Grayzone and looking at the forces arrayed against it, the attacks of ISIS and subsequent jingoistic and military maneuvers of the West appear not as skirmishes in an almighty Clash of Civilizations but rather as different moments of a single strategy carried out by a Janus-faced power, a strategy intent on bringing about the extinction of the Grayzone. This is to say, the targets of the Paris attacks were not primarily the civilians killed but the world they inhabited, one not yet divided into two civilizations on the brink of total war."
I piece I wrote was just published in Roar Magazine. Check it out.