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Was Lenin Actually For Democracy?

Among Marxist circles In recent years, there has been a re-evaluation of Lenin as wanting to construct a democratic party organization but because of war-time circumstances, had to create a top-down hierarchical organization. 503 more words

Neoliberalism's Unwitting Dupes

Introduction

About half a year before the beginning preparations for this essay, I published another called The ‘Right’ Definition of Socialism?  I received a generally positive response to it (from the few who actually read it); about the only criticisms I got from it at the time were my clumsy conflating of the terms ‘social democracy’ and ‘democratic socialism,’ as well as my far-too-facile description of the… 5,908 more words

Anarchy

I made a vector graphic of Noam Chomsky. For you, my dears, for you.

Feel free to copy, alter, print or tattoo this wherever you want. You don’t even have to say, “Hey, thanks Jeff”, if that’s how you want to be about it. 8 more words

Linguistics

Using your mouth like a fist

The only Marxist opinion worthy of consideration is that of Žižek. There’s no jouissance in the anarcho-syndicalism of Chomsky.

The Ridley Scott film “Exodus” is already generating ire for failing to be a factual representation of the mythology surrounding Moses. 52 more words

Film

We Do Not Fear Anarchy - We Invoke It

AK Press now has a graphic for the cover of my forthcoming book, “We Do Not Fear Anarchy – We Invoke It”: The First International and the Origins of the Anarchist Movement… 743 more words

Anarchism