Posts tagged with »Gerechtigkeitsgefühle«

(Deutsch) Das politische Strafverfahren als Affekt-Regulations-Maschine

Gebäude des Internationalen Strafgerichtshofs in Den Haag (Bild: Jonas Bens).

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Täglich werden überall auf der Welt zahllose Strafprozesse verhandelt. Die allermeisten davon finden dabei keinerlei öffentliche Beachtung. Die Besucherstühle der Gerichtsäle bleiben … more

Donald Trump in Uganda, or: how we wanted to talk about Dominic Ongwen and ended up talking about Donald Trump

A Selection of self-help books at a vendor’s parlour in downtown Kampala. Prominently featured: the books by Donald Trump. Right next to the Ugandan constitution. (Image: Jonas Bens)

A trial is coming up before the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. Dominic Ongwen, a former brigade commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), is accused of crimes against humanity and war crimes. In the early 2000s LRA fighters under his command tortured, massacred, and abducted civilian inhabitants of internally displaced person’s (IDP) … more