Luca Raineri

Research Fellow at the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa. Works on the geopolitics of the Sahara-Sahel and on implausible borders in the middle of the desert.

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The construction of a Great American Wall on the border with Mexico is still seen as a pressing necessity by large sectors of the U.S. administration and electorate. Why is it so? The recent initiatives literally build of various decades of border hardening to develop and test large-scale, high-tech, surveillance and control tools. The construction of a geopolitical imaginary neatly separating normality from »

Warbling security