Binoy Kampmark

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

Shark “Attack”: Mick Fanning and Surfing with the Animals

Donald Trump and the Hero Complex

Expansion by Stealth: UK Strikes in Syria

The Wedge of Policy: the Iran Nuclear Deal and its Consequences

God, Australia’s Border Force and Medical Ethics

The Occupation of Greece: a Financial Coup d’État

Sealed In: Hungary, Immigration and Asylum

Hacking the Hacking Team: The Innards of the Surveillance Industry

Warrior Economist: the Varoufakis Legacy

Oxi in Greece

Austerity: Killing Greece (and the Idea of Europe)

The Austerity Junta and the Savaging of Greece

France and the NSA

The Silence of the Law

Chilling the Net

The Vatican Heats Up

Saudi Arabia, Propaganda and Control

Health Care and the TPP

The Mirror of Inflexibility

Eight Hundred Years of Forgetting

Paying the People Smugglers

Israel in Action

Tariq Aziz and Iraq’s Tragedy

How Greed and Capital Triumph

Fanciful Threats

Reviving the Patriot Act

The Public Speaking Racket

Hollywood and the Uses of Disaster  

Australia’s Response to the Rohingya Asylum Seekers

The Morsi Death Sentence

The Biker Mythos in Waco

US Bombers to Australia

The Sacrificial Tragedy of Jeffrey Sterling

Lies, Lies, and The Death of Bin Laden

Mother’s Day and Teenage Terrorism

Macedonia and the Virtues of Corruption

The Enigma of Bernie Sanders

The British Election Result

Selling the Olympics

The Scottish National Party and the British Elections

Remembering the Fall of Saigon

Illusions in the British Election Campaign

The Failings of Capital Punishment

The Young Terrorists are Here!

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and The Covenant of Secrecy

Fortress Europe’s War on Refugees

WikiLeaks, Sony, and the Transparency Dilemma

The Concept of US Retreat

Branding War

The Killing Initiative

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