Hello! After a long silence in this platform, I would like to address a very important issue that affects me and my fellow grad students: the GOP proposed tax bill. Among the reforms, there is a direct attack to graduate students who receive tuition tax waivers. According to the National Humanities Alliance: ...the bill amends Section 414(t)(2) … Continue reading #gradtaxwalkout


Exceptional enemies, exceptional violence

A brief analysis about the use of "justified violence" in times of colonial crisis. The British colonizers justified their occupation of other regions, such as India and Australia, as altruist missions that, contradictorily, based on physical and psychological violence. For these methods to be acceptable, the colonizers reshaped those foreign territories into an “exception” which, opposite … Continue reading Exceptional enemies, exceptional violence