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Spinozism Is A Materialism: Comments on Deleuze & Althusser

“The fact is that consciousness is by nature the locus of an illusion. Its nature is such that it registers effects, but it knows nothing of causes.

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Review: Peter Linebaugh, Magna Carta Manifesto: Liberties and Commons for All, University of California Press (Berkeley, 2008)

The bourgeoisie…has resolved personal worth into exchange value, and in place of the numberless indefeasible chartered freedoms, has set up that single, unconscionable freedom— Free Trade.

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Marxism

Dialectics

City walls
fall and rise.

Each people new
breathe and sigh,
Covered by shade.

Feathered sticks
stand watch.

Sun blinds the
eyeless features,
Failing humanity. 16 more words

Poem

Hieronymus Bosch and the art of the death agony of feudalism

Hieronymus Bosch was one of the most remarkable and original painters of all time. His works were painted five hundred years ago, yet they seem astonishingly modern, anticipating surrealism. 6,533 more words

Culture

Spartacus - a real representative of the proletariat of ancient times

In the first century BC, a slave named Spartacus threatened the might of Rome in a massive slave uprising. The spectacle of these most downtrodden people rising up with arms in hand and inflicting defeat after defeat on the armies of the world’s greatest power is one of the most amazing and moving events in history. 7,017 more words

Historical Materialism

CFP for a CASS forum on historical materialism and Marxist theory of history

中国社会科学院首届唯物史观与马克思主义史学理论论坛征文通知

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