Day: September 26, 2013

The Long Walk: Talha Ahsan and the Politics of Racialisation

On 21 September 2013, Talha Ahsan, a British poet with Asperger’s, marked his 34th Birthday in solitary confinement at a US Supermax prison, after 7 years of detention without trial. The contrast between the handling of Ahsan’s extradition request and…