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ML193: Distorted Portrait

     

1. Wolf Vostell, Endogen Depression, 1984.
2. Wolf Vostell, Dé-Coll/age happenings, 1966.
3. Wolf Vostell, 2 Dé-Coll/age happenings, Berlin, 1965. 65 more words

MIXES

Che storia raccontano le primarie in New Hampshire

Quando annunciò di voler scendere in campo, dapprima come indipendente, poi come disturbatore in campo democratico, Bernie Sanders fu trattato dai vertici del partito come lo zio di Brooklyn, un po’ matto ma fondamentalmente innocuo. 567 more words

America

Knowing our left from our right, Part Five: Get real, get utopian!

Hi! Welcome to this series of posts about the left-right divide in politics. Here’s the story so far…

In the first post, I argued that the media portrays anything even remotely left-wing as ‘extreme’, ‘hard’, or ‘far’ left. 2,151 more words

Capitalism

How Michael Hill’s “We’re for love” ad expresses love for capitalism

Advertising can be seen as capitalism’s love letter to itself (Schudson, 1986). Michael Hill’s 2015 jewellery advertisement, “We’re for love” is no exception. Advertising plays a key role in justifying and reinforcing the capitalist mode of production. 2,092 more words

Essays

The Corbyn After-Effect

Win he did. And how. Although the petty vindictiveness of the #LabourPurge was real, it wasn’t enough to materially affect the result, and has arguably strengthened Jeremy Corbyn’s mandate.  2,142 more words

Beautiful Revolutionary Dreams