Communism and gaian stewardship June 14th, 2018 • As examine the eonic effect it dawns on us that evolution has to be a global process: the idea of piecemeal evolution is unrealistic as science eve…
The issue of communism forever haunts capitalism but the subject needs an upgrade and a version that won’t subject itself to failure as in the past…
First of all, there is no question that the Specter of Communism continues to haunt the world.
update: unfair to call Zizek a Stalinist??? : Google on Zizek Stalinism
After so many books Zizek still has no real leftist platform, but he is right here in a way: the pandemic has produced an eerie form of social breakdown, revolution and postcapitalist socialism.
Zizek seems more like a clown than anything like a communist, but at the same time a crypto-Stalinist???
After so many books the left has been diminished, not strengthened.
One hopes that is unfair.
The people who might lead us to real communism are not going to be celebrities.
R48G: reform or revolution redux… September 6th, 2017 ·
Our seemingly consistent critique of ‘reformist leftism’ is, of course, misleading because we have also made ‘compromise’ a studied angle with our idea of ‘virtual revolution’ which embraces the whole contradiction. That in addition to hybrid of markets and communism. This is not really compromise but quiet desperation. Continue reading “R48G: reform or revolution redux…”
Up from historical materialism March 9th, 2017 · It is not productive to start thrashing ‘historical materialism’ unless we are so hard-pressed we can’t avoid it. We would do better to produce a be…