An Energy Assemblage in Practice

Aihwa Ong and Stephen Collier formulated the concept of Global Assemblages as a response and alternative to universalizing concepts thought up to make sense of what they call global forms, abstract entities such as bioscience or finance that have global…

The politics of forever in Bolivia come to an end—at least for now

In January 2009, just before the national vote on the country’s radical new constitution, Evo Morales was in the full flush of revolutionary fervor. Addressing a gathering of Movement to Socialism (MAS) members at the seventh annual all-party congress in…