In this episode, edna bonhomme interviews Mihir about the Black Lives Matter movement, climate justice, the history of resistance in the Global South, the German left, and the power of internationalism. Mihir is a researcher with the group Anthropology of Global Inequalities at the University of Bayreuth where he also teaches courses in political anthropology. His current research project deals with social movements, race, class, and activism in St. Louis. Follow Mihir @mihirzabaan on Twitter, or [email protected]
This episode was edited and produced by edna bonhomme.
Music by MattiaGiovanetti and NALALIONGIRL from Freesounds.org through Creative Commons.
Groups mentioned in the podcast:
Black Earth Berlin
BIPOC Environmental and Climate Justice Collective Berlin
Bloque Latinoamericano Berlin
ISD Berlin, Berlin Postkolonial, Black Lives Matter Berlin, EOTO
Reclaim the Power UK
Wretched of the Earth
Selected resources towards a decolonial “climate” praxis
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Jaskiran Dhillon, Tami Navarro, and Macarena Gómez-Barris in conversation on the politics and theory of climate change. Recorded at Verso Books in Brooklyn, September 13, 2018.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Txtoe06ypY4
Senthuran Varatharajah: https://www.pact-zollverein.de/en/journal/senthura…
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Estes, Nick. Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance. Verso, 2019.
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Verges, Francoise. “Racial Capitalocene.” Versobooks.com, https://www.versobooks.com/blogs/3376-racial-capit…
Yusoff, Kathryn. A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None. University of Minnesota Press, 2018.
Schneider-Mayerson, Matthew, und Brent Ryan Bellamy, Herausgeber. An ecotopian lexicon. University of Minnesota Press, 2019.