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B.P. Koirala photo
June 13, 2019

Just as in the North, intellectuals of the global South have engaged in serious consideration of what development should be and how it should be carried out. It is clear that the South's development thinking reflects local political and economic contexts, and that those changed over time. The degree of antithesis between these orientations depended upon the historical relationship between individual countries of the South and the colonizing North.

healthcare protest with mock gravestones, New York, June 2017
June 6, 2019

America, said the poet, is home to ‘the best and the worst’. Where is the America of the New Deal, the Weavers, the 1960s movements...

Surveillance cameras, facial recognition technology and AI deployment in China.
May 30, 2019

Under systems of “algorithmic governmentality,” data streams processed by AI become the primary tools informing policy. While the...

ceremony to unveil UAE's Mars Mission on May 6, 2015 in Dubai
May 23, 2019

[T]o whom does the history of knowledge belong? To many dyed-in-the-wool historians of science, it seems that even though the...