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Following
on from the previous article, which analysed the content of a specific meme attacking refugees,
this one – written concurrently – attempts to further dissect what motivates
such memes’ racism, through recourse to specific psychoanalytic concepts in the
Lacanian mode.

‘Since
I must not all the same allow you to look at the future ...continue reading "REFUGEES AND THE RACISM CRISIS"

A
Syrian refugee apparently took a selfie on a decent mobile phone and it was not
okay with the right wing militants of Britain. At the moment a hate-fuelled
meme is doing the rounds on social media and it tells us some important truths
not only about the frighteningly fascist attitudes towards refugees in our
country but also about the role that the refugee is expected to play in the ideology
of right wing Britain. ...continue reading "A MODERN REFUGEE"