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Karsten Schubert
University of Freiburg
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We live in very Foucauldian times, as the many think-pieces published on biopolitics and COVID-19 show. Yet what is remarkable—biopolitically—about the current situation has gone largely unnoticed: We are witnessing a new form of biopolitics today that could be termed populist biopolitics. Awareness of this populist biopolitics helps illuminate what is needed today: democratic biopolitics.
Keywords Biopolitics  COVID-19  Democratic Biopolitics  Populist Biopolitics
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