Tag: Antiracism

RACE.ED event series – ‘Antisemitism and the proxification of antiracism’- 17 February 2021

I will be speaking online about ‘Antisemitism and the Proxification of Antiracism’, the subject of the 4th chapter of Why Race Still Matters to the University of Edinburgh Race.Ed seminar series on February 17. The political utility of antisemitism today is not to illuminate the operations…

Houria Bouteldja at Place de la république

We are not at Place de la République because…

A speech by decolonial activist, Houria Bouteldja I translated appeared on Open Democracy. Read my preamble: “On 16 February the French ‘new philosopher’ Alain Finkielkraut was verbally abused by some protestors aligned with the Gilets Jaunes (‘Yellow Vest’) movement. They called him a ‘dirty Zionist’ and…

Unsettling Feminism and the Politics of the Prison Break: Ash Sarkar In Conversation with Alana Lentin

I was absolutely delighted to have been asked by Novara Media Senior Editor Ash Sarkar to be interviewed for the site. The conversation was thoroughly enjoyable and I learnt so much from it, as I continue to do from Ash’s work. For the Novara Media week-long…

The Disruption of Postracial Certainty as an Antiracist Urgency – Keynote at the Berlin Jewish Museum

On 12 November 2015, I was honoured to have been invited by the organisers of the international conference, ‘Post-migrant Society?! Controversies on Racism, Minorities and Pluralization’, held at the Berlin Jewish Museum, Yasemin Schooman and Riem Spielhaus. The opening event at which I spoke was filmed…