New Book: Deport, Deprive, Extradite – 21st Century State Extremism

by Nisha Kapoor. From Verso: In 2012 five Muslim men—Babar Ahmad, Talha Ahsan, Khalid al-Fawwaz, Adel Abdul Bary, and Abu Hamza—were extradited from Britain to the US to face terrorism-related charges. Fahad Hashmi was deported a few years before. Abid Naseer and Haroon Aswat would follow shortly. They were subject to pre-trial incarceration for up … More New Book: Deport, Deprive, Extradite – 21st Century State Extremism

New Book: Europe’s Fault Lines – Racism and the Rise of the Right

By Liz Fekete. From Verso: It is clear that the right is on the rise, but after Brexit, the election of Donald Trump and the spike in popularity of extreme-right parties across Europe, the question on everyone’s minds is: how did this happen? An expansive investigation of the ways in which a newly configured right … More New Book: Europe’s Fault Lines – Racism and the Rise of the Right

New Book: States of Discipline – Authoritarian Neoliberalism and the Contested Reproduction of Capitalist Order

From Rowman & Littlefield. Edited by Cemal Burak Tansel: Despite the severity of the global economic crisis and the widespread aversion towards austerity policies, neoliberalism remains the dominant mode of economic governance in the world. What makes neoliberalism such a resilient mode of economic and political governance? How does neoliberalism effectively reproduce itself in the … More New Book: States of Discipline – Authoritarian Neoliberalism and the Contested Reproduction of Capitalist Order