Working class, universal class…

A sensitive and insightful article but it is an example of the marxist obsession that tends to becloud all discussions. The marxist brand is too complicated, too elusive, and self-defeating. First historical materialism as a theory of history is a failure. It was born in the misleading reaction to hegelian idealism and produces an equally … Continue reading  Working class, universal class…

Working class, universal class…

https://redfortyeight.com/?s=working+class The passing of working class radicalism belies the often illusory focus on class: we have suggested a step backwards to the idea of the universal class as a way to see the larger reality of the ‘working class’ and the confused assumptions about class and historical dynamics. We have a large number of discussions … Continue reading Working class, universal class…

Working class, universal class

More on the working/universal class, classes…beyond classes to individuals and back September 12th, 2018 · We have often suggested a larger perspective than that of the working class: the universal class, in a pun on set theory: the set of all subsets of a given class.