Modernity and capitalism are not the same…

Marxist theory tends to equate modernity with capitalism but the two are quite different: if anything capitalism has smothered modernity and become dominant with a whole set of crudities:

one task of the left should be, setting postmodernism aside, a realization of ‘true modernity’ with its corrected globalization as the creation of a global community beyond exploitation and imperialism…

Source: Modernity, revolution and postcapitalism… – Darwiniana

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