Monthly Archives: September 2015

Urban exploration as deviant leisure

Originally posted on deviantleisure:
By Theo Kindynis (University of Greenwich) Under London, an urban explorer is dwarfed by the massive Lee Tunnel “super sewer” construction, the deepest and largest tunnel ever built under the city. Photo: Theo Kindynis. Recreational trespass,…

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Policing The Police- Rise of the Black Panthers

http://pd.npr.org/anon.npr-mp3/npr/fa/2015/09/20150923_fa_01.mp3 http://www.npr.org/2015/09/23/442801731/director-chronicles-the-black-panthers-rise-new-tactics-were-needed

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Infrastructuring Aid: A Photo Essay by Kevin Donovan

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Crisis of Proliferation: Attali brings the noise

http://open.live.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/5/redir/version/2.0/mediaset/audio-nondrm-download/proto/http/vpid/p032qlt3.mp3 “Nearly forty years ago, French polymath Jacques Attali wrote a book called “Noise” which predicted a “crisis of proliferation” for recorded music – in which its value would plummet. As music sales went into freefall at the turn of … Continue reading

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#BlackLivesMatter @ work (pdf)

Click to access black-lives-matter-at-work-young-worker-media-project.pdf

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Nietzsche: The Insanity of a Security State

Originally posted on Dr. Rinaldi's Horror Cabinet:
…as things now stand, with everybody believing he is obliged to know what is taking place here every day and neglecting his own work in order to be continually participating in it,…

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Migration as Protest?

“This summer, the ramparts of “Fortress Europe” were breached by a mass exodus undertaken by young Syrians, Iraqis, and Afghans. News coverage has described them as “migrants.” But I would argue that this term is a misnomer; rather than “migration,” … Continue reading

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Planning Experiments in Open Systems -Richard Sennett

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Superdiversity: an age of unprecedented migration

http://upclose.unimelb.edu.au/episode/350-superdiversity-policy-challenges-age-unprecedented-migration

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Ottawa’s War on Data

“Records deleted, burned, tossed in Dumpsters. A Maclean’s investigation on the crisis in government data.” http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/vanishing-canada-why-were-all-losers-in-ottawas-war-on-data/

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