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Published: 01 July 2015
Figure 1 Department of Correction, Hagatna Detention Facility, Guam, 2012. Photograph: Emily Mitchell-Eaton More
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Figure 1 Department of Correction, Hagatna Detention Facility, Guam, 2012. Photograph: Emily Mitchell-Eaton ...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (2): 149–178.
Published: 01 July 2009
... have chosen three points of entry into this exploration, discussed in three sections: first, the debates around the future of the building Escuela de Mechanica de la Armada (ESMA) in Buenos Aires, which was used as a clandestine detention and extermination center during the dictatorship (1976–83...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of these refugees had tested positive for HIV, and Camp Bulkeley, where they were detained, was set up as what Michael Ratner calls “the world's first and only detention camp for refugees with HIV” ( 1998: 187 ). Subsequently, the women in that facility who were found to be HIV positive were subjected to forced...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 150–155.
Published: 01 July 2017
... detainees with a chemical light and a broomstick; sexually assaulting male and raping female detainees—practices that were found in Abu Ghraib and other detention centers in Iraq, as detailed in the May 2004 Article 15–6 inquiry headed by Major General Antonio Taguba. What is called psychological...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 193–211.
Published: 01 July 2021
... interviews with former hunger strikers who recounted their experiences after release. 2 They went on hunger strikes in protest against their administrative detention (Addameer Prisoner Support 2008 ), a policy used by the Israeli authorities whereby Palestinian detainees are held without charge or trial...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 391–393.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of detention—explores what a face is and how it relates to a certain political regime. From portraiture to biometric technology, the face is linked to the contemporary concept of the individual. As a consequence, the face stands in Western contemporary politics as a dense surface where meanings of the self...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (1): 5–20.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., military responses. The legitimacy of the claims made for asylum was explicitly challenged by government, and those making them were treated, effectively, as criminals by being placed in detention centers, in some cases for years. The detention of women and children in particular raised human rights...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (3): 395–399.
Published: 01 November 2018
... and the end of projects outside the margins of the neoliberal market logic. The military coup of 1973 in Chile, which overthrew democratically elected President Salvador Allende, violently restructured the Chilean social body through massive detentions, tortures, and disappearances of political actors...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2006
... not necessarily require, entail, or lead to cosmopolitan political culture. It is notable that there was very little public protest against the detention of the suspects before the Lords’ ruling; and TV news and newspaper cover age of the law and its enforcement did not make much of an issue of discrimination...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (3): 261–268.
Published: 01 November 2008
... and states of legal exception involved in recent detention policies have antecedents in the history of both targeting and covert operations, just as American military policy involves the long-term absorption of the lessons of Vietnam. The rhetoric of the “Axis of Evil” has roots in the past, and, as Gibson’s...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 48–57.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Chitra Ganesh since 2004 on the Index of the Disappeared, an experimental archive of post–9/11 detentions, deportations, renditions, and redactions; with choreographer Erin Kelly since 2006 on the video series Performed Places ; and with media archive collective Pad.ma since 2012 on the Afghan Films...
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Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (3): 297–317.
Published: 01 November 2023
... surveillance required by Cold War détente geopolitics resulted in collapses of time and space into an ever-present here and now. The local thus became fully consumed in global circuits as General Douglas MacArthur's Pax Americana slogan “We defend everywhere” rang across the planet. The local at volumetric...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (3): 287–302.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... A recent example from the US case saw how, under the Bush administration, the public secrets of the state – the extensive invoking of executive privilege, the secret detention of prisoners, resistance to releasing records, the manipulation of media coverage – were accompanied by attempts to wiretap freely...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (2): 183–200.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Terrorism Act 2006 , for example, inhibit individuals’ rights and freedoms by allowing detention without trial. Furthermore, the treatment of terrorist suspects at Guantánamo Bay by the American authorities neither complies with international law, nor with liberal democratic ideas of liberty and justice...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 343–357.
Published: 01 November 2019
... goes on to examine the McCarran Act of 1950, which, in the midst of Cold War paranoia, established detention camps across the United States, a significant number of which had fallen under the purview of the Bureau of Prisons by the late 1960s (203–5). Though Allen is not able to foresee...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (3): 347–361.
Published: 01 November 2021
..., and they are classed as contractors (Cooke 2019 ). NZ Equity was eager to sign on, and a tense détente seems to have settled over the New Zealand film industry. This settlement hews closely to the logic of brands. Such logic allows for collective bargaining, which keeps the spigot of content flowing, but never allows...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
... divisions meant that the political terrain for activists attempting to articulate a coherent and cohesive response to the war on terror became increasingly circumscribed. This was particularly true for those involved in formulating a response to the American government's illegal detention of “enemy...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 163–181.
Published: 01 July 2014
... his promise to change politics for the better, ended up replicating a number of the antidemocratic policies espoused by his predecessor. As Giroux’s analysis shows, by 2011, the Obama administration had already “endorsed the use of military commissions, argued for the use of indefinite detention...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 20–39.
Published: 01 March 2018
... their lives to excessive force in 2005, the deaths were never accounted for or properly investigated (52–53). In a similar vein, the Italian island of Lampedusa has become a symbol for migrant pushbacks and overcrowded detention centers, further illustrating the escalation of unaccountable death (and living...