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A differing shade of green

by / 2013 / Web Content

Adrian Parr, The Wrath of Capital: Neoliberalism and Climate Change Politics, Columbia University Press, New York, 2013. 224 pp., £20.50 hb., 978 0 23115 828 2. This book is a welcome addition to the spate of recent books on the ecological and resource calamities currently facing the planet. Unlike so many others – one thinks in this context of authors as disparate as Bill McKibben and Richard Heinberg – Parr analyses […]


The poetry and prose of the Russian elections

by / RP 173 (May/Jun 2012) / Commentary

Between 10 December 2011, the day of the first mass protest against fraud in the recently held Russian parliamentary elections, and 4 March 2012, the day of the presidential vote, Moscow was a transformed place. The suffocating atmosphere of Putin’s rule was disturbed as if by a sudden breath of fresh air. People came onto the streets en masse, with demonstrations in Moscow organized by the opposition attracting up to […]


Keyspace

WikiLeaks and the Assange papers
by / RP 166 (Mar/Apr 2011) / Commentary


Theatre and the public

Badiou, Rancière, Virno
by / RP 157 (Sep/Oct 2009) / Article


Gramsci and the political

From the state as ‘metaphysical event’ to hegemony as ‘philosophical fact’
by / RP 153 (Jan/Feb 2009) / Article


Exile, war and democracy

An exemplary sequence
by / RP 152 (Nov/Dec 2008) / Article

The question we want to pose is this: how do we open up a field of democratic politics as we emerge from terror and war? In my exposition I will start where the previous speaker, Feinemann,1 left off as he endorsed the categories that Peron had taken from Clausewitz to move from the discussion of war to that of political leadership. My analysis, which is at the same time a […]


Counterterrorism legislation and the US state form

Authoritarian statism, phase 3
by / RP 151 (Sep/Oct 2008) / Article


Whatever happened to martial law?

Detainees and the logic of emergency
by / RP 143 (May/Jun 2007) / Article


The politics of equal aesthetic rights

Dossier: Spheres of action - Art and politics, with introduction by Peter Osborne
by / RP 137 (May/Jun 2006) / Article


The exemplary exception

Philosophical and political decisions in Giorgio Agamben’s Homo Sacer
by / RP 119 (May/Jun 2003) / Article


The cosmopolitan paradox: Response to Robbins

With Reply to Chandler
by and / RP 118 (Mar/Apr 2003) / Article


What is living and what is dead in Swedish social democracy?

by / RP 117 (Jan/Feb 2003) / Article


The end of politics

Culture, nation and other fundamentalisms
by / RP 112 (Mar/Apr 2002) / Article


Art, politics and provincialism

by / RP 106 (Mar/Apr 2001) / Commentary


The constitution of society

Pinochet, postdictatorship and the multitude
by / RP 105 (Jan/Feb 2001) / Article


Dictators and democrats in Latin America

But can the poor tell the difference?
by / RP 104 (Nov/Dec 2000) / Commentary


Levinas’s political judgement

The Esprit articles 1934–1983
by / RP 104 (Nov/Dec 2000) / Article


Radicalism and philosophy

by / RP 103 (Sep/Oct 2000) / Article


Third Way or Réalisme de Gauche?

The new social democracy in France
by / RP 101 (May/Jun 2000) / Commentary


Self help

Clinton, Blair and the politics of personal responsibility
by / RP 101 (May/Jun 2000) / Article