Binoy Kampmark

Binoy Kampmark was a Commonwealth Scholar at Selwyn College, Cambridge. He lectures at RMIT University, Melbourne. Email:

Brexiting Hard: Boris Johnson Goes to War

The Dangerous Noose: Trump, Rogue Regimes and Annihilation

Donald Trump at the UN

The Genuine Article in Australian Politics

The CIA Wins: Harvard, Chelsea Manning and Visiting Fellowships

Bannon’s Crystal Ball: a Split in the GOP

Damaging Damages: Rebel Wilson’s Defamation Case

Damaging Damages: Rebel Wilson’s Defamation Case

Visions of Europe: Macron in Athens

Taking Aim at Wikileaks

Unnerving the Donald: North Korea’s Sixth Nuclear Test

The Myth of the Liveable City

Resting Sea Shepherd: A Pause in the Whale War Saga

Disaster in the Sea Lanes: Bruising the US Navy

Exit Gorka

The Rise of the Killer Robot

Statues in Defeat: the Confederacy, Treason and History

Target Finding for the Empire: the NSA and the Pine Gap Facility

Bullying Venezuela: Trump’s Unvarnished Threat

Breaking the Seal: Child Abuse and the Confessional

Dismantling Tent City

Promises of Incineration: the Nuclear Playground Gets Busy

Memories of Futility: The Passchendaele Method of War

Apple’s China Surrender

Boris Johnson in Australia

Reviving the Cult of Princess Diana

Fanciful Terrors: Bomb Plots and Australian Airport Security

Hydropolitics Down Under: The Failure of the Murray Darling Basin Plan

Refugee Conundrums: Resettlement, the UN and the US-Australia Deal

Slaying in Minneapolis: Justine Damond, Shooting Cultures and Race

John McCain: Cancer as Combatant

From Spicy to the Mooch: A Farewell to Sean Spicer

Uhlmann’s Trump Problem

Militarising Civilian Life: Australia, Policing and Terrorism

Militarising Civilian Life: Australia, Policing and Terrorism

Patriotism, Witch Hunts, and Donald Trump Jr

Exaggerated Victories: The Mosul Effect

Tensions in Hamburg: The G20 Fractures

Oakland’s Museum of Capitalism

Costly Representation: The Georgia Congressional Election

Hillsborough: Holding the Police to Account

Holding the Police to Account in the UK

The European Commission, Google and Anti-Competition

In the Twitter Building: Tech Incubators and Altering Perceptions

Pride in San Francisco

Death on the Road: Memory in Tim Winton’s Shrine

Barclays in Hot Water: The Qatar Connection

Puppet of History: Panama’s Manuel Noriega

Teasing Theresa: The EU, Brexit and the British Elections

The Comey Show