International Trade & Domestic Tirades: Domestic/International and the Real Hypocrisy of Foreign Policy

The Canadian government’s decision to broker one of the largest export deals in Canadian history with the government of Saudi Arabia is unfortunately not the first and unlikely to be the last time when financial decisions promoting particular commercial interests…

Guest lecture at Surveillance Studies Centre at Queen's, 9 October 2013

Guest lecture at Surveillance Studies Centre at Queen’s, 9 October 2013

I’m delighted to be speaking at the Surveillance Studies Centre at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario this Wednesday 9 October. I’ve had a long relationship with SSC at Queen’s and it has always been productive, engaging and extremely intellectually open…

EU military spending and austerity

Great info graphic and a telling account of EU priorities

Border choreography, bare bodies, and penal states

Video abstract – Eeva-Kaisa Prokkola talks about ‘Neoliberalizing Border Management in Finland and Schengen’

Neoliberal borders in the EU – another field where it’s a world leader!