Berlin

Negative Publicity: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition

book presentation

03.05.2016, 00:00 Uhr

Crofton Black: Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition
Negative Publicity:Artefacts of Extraordinary Rendition, by counterterrorism investigator Crofton Black and photographer Edmund Clark, is a new book exploring the system of secret detention sites set up by the US Central Intelligence Agency to hold suspected terrorists after 9/11. It includes previously unpublished photographs and documents illuminating the network through which the covert detention program operated.
 
The work confronts the nature of contemporary warfare and the invisible mechanisms of state control and raises fundamental questions about the accountability and complicity of governments and corporations. Read more on the book here.
 
Crofton Black
is an expert on the CIA’s rendition, detention and interrogation program and a specialist in military and intelligence corporate contracting. He is a researcher and reporter at the Bureau of Investigative Journalism in London. 
Andreas Schüller
is head of the International Crimes and Accountability program at ECCHR. His work includes legal action on crimes committed in the name of counter-terrorism, including torture, rendition and drone strikes.

Berlin

Deadly dam collapse in Brazil: Are German companies responsible?

discussion

22.10.2019, 19:00 Uhr

Tagungswerk
Lindenstraße 85, 10969 Berlin

In January 2019, a dam burst at an iron ore mine near Brumadinho, Brazil, killing more than 270 people. The toxic sludge polluted large sections of the Paraopeba River, poisoning thousands of people's...

Berlin

Colonial Repercussions V: The Case of Namibia

Symposium

29.11.2019, 14:00 Uhr

Akademie der Künste (AdK)

The issue of (post-)colonial injustice is more present than ever before in German and European legal and cultural policy debates. Still, this development towards addressing the past has not had much...

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