Fracking, mining, murder: the killer agenda driving migration in Mexico and Central America

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Refugees: Humans-as-Waste?

Concept of one Dettah Yourth: keep the site ugly so everyone knows something bad has happened here.

Designing for the Future at Giant Mine

Art by Loren Crabbe, from the series “Purging Abjection.”

Abjection: A definition for discard studies

Graffiti in NYC subway in honor of Akai Gurley & Eric Garner. Photo by Lauren Giaccone  (CC BY 2.0)

Michael Brown, Eric Garner, and Discard Studies

Remembrance Code from Funeral Innovations.

CFP: Corpses, Technologies, and Cultures

Post-Sandy "short dump" at Jacob Riis Park. November 13, 2012. Photo by Michael Anton, DSNY.

Trash, debris, or neither? The Nature of Waste During Disaster

"Bodie Ghost Town" by artist Ben Pacificar.

Arrested Decay: The Exorcism of an American Ghost Town

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Ruin Memories Portfolio online

J. Campbell Cory, The Cartoonist’s Art, 1911.

A review of The Perfect Food and the Filth Disease: Milk, Typhoid Fever, and the Science of State Medicine in Victorian Britain, 1850-1900