By Loyd, Jenna M.; Mitchelson, Matt; Burridge, Andrew
The concern of borders and prisons should be obvious starkly in records. In 2011 a few 1,500 migrants died attempting to input Europe, and the U.S. deported approximately 400,000 and imprisoned a few 2.3 million people-more than at the other time in heritage. overseas borders are more and more militarized locations embedded inside household policing and imprisonment and entwined with increasing prison-industrial complexes. past partitions and Cages deals scholarly and activist views on those matters and explores how the overseas group can circulation towards a extra humane destiny. operating at a number geographic scales and destinations, members learn concrete and ideological connections between prisons, migration policing and detention, border fortification, and militarization. They problem the concept that prisons and borders create security, defense, and order, exhibiting that they are often kinds of coercive mobility that separate family, disempower groups, and elevate shared harms of poverty. partitions and cages may also improve wealth and tool inequalities, racism, and gender and sexual oppression. As governments more and more depend on criminalization and violent measures of exclusion and containment, techniques for reaching swap are essential. Read more...
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