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Riots, The Privatised City, Networked Urbanism and the Pretzel Logic of Looting

I have an Op Ed up on Domus on the UK riots and their relationship to urban commodification, communication networks and the prolapsed politics of looting. Here’s an extract: “Yet it was also an attack whose ideology seems to spring from the very same logics that shape the contemporary urban condition. Densified by digital networks, […]