By Harsha Walia
Undoing Border Imperialism combines educational discourse, lived reviews of displacement, and movement-based practices into an exhilarating new e-book. via reformulating immigrant rights activities inside of a transnational research of capitalism, hard work exploitation, settler colonialism, country construction, and racialized empire, it offers the choice conceptual frameworks of border imperialism and decolonization. Drawing at the author’s studies in nobody is against the law, this paintings bargains suitable insights for all social stream organizers on potent recommendations to beat the obstacles and borders inside routine so that it will domesticate fierce, loving, and sustainable groups of resistance striving towards liberation. the writer grounds the e-book in collective imaginative and prescient, with brief contributions from over twenty organizers and writers from throughout North America.
Harsha Walia is a South Asian activist, author, and renowned educator rooted in emancipatory activities and groups for over a decade.
Praise for Undoing Border Imperialism:
“Border imperialism is an apt conceptualization for taking pictures the politics of big displacement as a result of capitalist neoglobalization. in the prosperous nations, Canada’s not anyone is unlawful is without doubt one of the greatest businesses of migrants and allies. Walia is a phenomenal organizer who has performed loads of pondering and will write—not a typical mixture. along with being brilliantly conceived and offered, this ebook is the 1st prolonged paintings on immigration that refuses to make First international locations sovereignty invisible.”—Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz, writer of Indians of the Americas and Blood at the Border
“Harsha Walia’s Undoing Border Imperialism demonstrates that geography has under no circumstances ended, and nor has the urge for individuals to stretch out our hands throughout borders to create our groups. the most lucrative issues approximately this booklet is its capaciousness—astute insights that emerge out of cautious organizing associated with the voices of a new release of strugglers, searching for their very own research to construct their very own routine to make this global our personal. this is often either a handbook and a memoir, a advisor to the area and a consultant to the organizer's heart.”—Vijay Prashad, writer of The Darker international locations: A People’s background of the 3rd World
“This ebook belongs in each wannabe revolutionary’s battle backpack. I addictively jumped all over the place its contents: a thorough mixtape of ancestral wisdoms to present-day grounded organizers theorizing approximately their very own reports. A needs to for me is Walia’s choice to infuse this volume’s struggle opposed to border imperialism, white supremacy, and empire with the vulnerability of her personal own narrative. This e-book is a breath of unpolluted air and provides an urgently wanted movement-based praxis. Undoing Border Imperialism is just too scorching to be sitting on bookshelves; it is going to help in making the revolution.”—Ashanti Alston, Black Panther elder and previous political prisoner
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