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'Viva nihilism!' On militancy and machismo in (anti-)globalisation protest

Sullivan, Sian;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2005
  • Publisher: University of Warwick. Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
This paper is a further reflection on the incidence of violence in (anti-)globalisation protest (also see CSGR Working Papers 123/03 and 133/04). Previously I have argued that biopolitical militancy in protest emerges as a legitimate, predictable and human anger at the multiplicitous biopolitical violences that maintain and distribute a modern status quo of alienation and structural inequality. Questions remain, however, regarding the possibilities for violent protest to open up and dismantle the violating categories, assumptions and practices targeted by protestors. Drawing on the violences that occurred during protests against the EU summit in Thessaloniki, Ju...
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