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Dylan Kerrigan

Monday, July 8, 2013
Last week a headline read: “Poverty is not a major factor in cause of crime.” For the author, crime was simply a matter of personal choice.
Monday, July 1, 2013
Last week the US Supreme Court found the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) to be unconstitutional.
Monday, June 24, 2013
Many people speak truth to power. These include politicians, journalists, academics, activists, whistle-blowers and many others.
Monday, June 17, 2013
The recent revelations in the Washington Post and UK Guardian concerning the US Government’s PRISM programme raise the question: when is a conspiracy theory not a conspiracy theory?
Monday, June 10, 2013
A few weekends ago the topic of Bajan news programme Time To Face The Facts was corruption in the Caribbean.
Monday, June 3, 2013
The Angel of History is an insightful inscription written by Walter Benjamin to describe a Paul Klee painting.
Monday, May 20, 2013
A few weeks ago my column highlighted how the state criminalises certain types of sexuality.
Monday, May 13, 2013
In everyday conversations, popular culture, and Facebook behaviour, promiscuity in T&T is a familiar topic.
Monday, May 6, 2013
One of the key tasks of anthropology is to make visible how power mechanisms like state practices, such as legislation and language, fix and construct what populations come to see and understand as “n
Monday, April 29, 2013
Many might say we have a simple answer to that question. It is the one offered by Western academics and the law—corruption is the abuse of public office and/or power for private and personal gain.