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Social Text (2021) 39 (2 (147)): 25–49.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Christen A. Smith Abstract Examining Black women's experiences with policing, this article argues that police terror is not predicated upon gender; rather, it enacts gender by undoing gender . Thus, it requires a new arithmetic of time and space in order to read beyond normative, hypermasculine...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 111–138.
Published: 01 December 2016
... infrastructure in the context of the terror-industrial complex, which implements technologies of policing as part of the state and toward a range of community-based approaches in the nonprofit industry. By drawing attention to the concepts of racial becoming and racial infrastructure, this intervention asks what...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 65–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the vitality of black people an average of eight years. The measures are there to prove the systemic reduction of life chances as much as the outright elimination of persons of a group, to prove that economic terrorism, as well as police terrorism, claims its victims. But the measures will, in our own present...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 113–116.
Published: 01 March 2018
... efforts by Whole Foods, and so on. Claudia Rankine Dana Schutz memes police terrorism Weird Facebook Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 9–20.
Published: 01 September 2002
... arbitrary, that speaks a logic Fragment on Kropotkin and Giuliani 11 It is well of the arbitrary. The bombs drop and the police shoot. It is all terror and can be refused only by refusing all law. understood...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 1–24.
Published: 01 December 2010
... to appropriate the instruments of counter-­terrorism to incite racial terror.42 Social Text 105 • Winter 2010 13 The Arkansas police force conducted raids on county businesses — ­most of them small, Latino-­owned shops...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 53–79.
Published: 01 June 2007
... something like this: Whereas under globalization, every military confron- of terror has tation was a police action, now we might say every police action, every response to the “crime” of terror has become an act of war. As Bush...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... and spaces of the present. Its greatest appeal lies in its claim to the future. If the prospect of an endless war on terror is less than appealing, it at least offers the compensations of proving “our” technological and economic superiority. The seductive mythology of high-tech, postmodern...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 81–102.
Published: 01 June 2007
... overhead. A police car cruises down the street. The waiter, who appears to be Latino, ignores it all. Border Patrol and local police officers frequent the place. I feel their momentary scrutiny. Soon the authorities leave. A few minutes pass, then about ten people run into the bright light...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 75–104.
Published: 01 September 2004
...- tions to terrorism (assassinations, torture, disappearances, extortion); and strengthening policing functions and processes of criminalization around the world. But perhaps most crucial is the very grammar involved: the obses...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 117–139.
Published: 01 June 2004
... been so apparent in the global economies of fear since September 11. Fear is, of course, named in the very naming of terrorism: terrorists are immediately identi- fied as agents of extreme fear, that is, those who seek to make others...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 19–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
...- cide discourse is animated by a narrative privileging of white life/death as the instance through which other peoples’ encounters with Western modernity’s logics of racial extermination/terror — experiences centuries in the making and global...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 117–148.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of terrorism. As is well known, the Indian state throughout much of the 1980s was involved in a massive ideological labor as well as bloody police repression that sought to mark off Sikh groups in Punjab and in the diaspora as terrorist...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 41–62.
Published: 01 March 2007
... to the mushrooming of faculty-policing organizations such as Students for Academic Freedom (SAF), which boasts chapters in more than 130 institutions, demonstrate a victory of the Right’s attempt to Social Text 90, Vol. 25, No. 1, Spring 2007 DOI 10.1215/01642472-2006-016  © 2007 Duke University...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 31–56.
Published: 01 June 2010
... is enabled by attending to the political and economic conditions of the African diaspora in the historic instance — both acknowledging the form and function of racial slavery for “any historical account of the rise of modern terror” and addressing...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 21–34.
Published: 01 June 2005
..., I’ll be watching you. Michael J. Shapiro —The Police The Shibboleth Historically, the forms of surveillance attending episodes of militariza- tion, warring violence, and internal surveillance are part of a more gen- eral biopolitics...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 103–142.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Weil, “The Iliad, or the Poem of Force” Fight, rape, war, pillage, burn. Filmic images of death and carnage are pornography for the military man. — Anthony Swofford, Jarhead The scandal of torture in the war on terror has diminished noticeably since it first erupted...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 2021
... crisis and mass extinction, authoritarianism, militarily armed police states, and white supremacists—compounding phenomena that have left little doubt the end is nigh. The year began with the spread of COVID-19, as it was first called, identified, and cautioned against as early as December of 2019...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
... politics to come. Found and Lost “There is a crime scene somewhere, we just haven’t found it yet,”8 stated a New York City police officer about the now-­cold case of Rashawn Bra- zell. Brazell, a nineteen-­year-­old black gay man, went missing the morning of 15 February 2005 from...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 169–180.
Published: 01 June 2007
... the increasing primacy of urban combat: The explosive growth of the world’s major urban centers, changes in enemy strategies, and the global war on terror have made the urban battlespace potentially decisive and virtually unavoidable. Some of our most advanced military...