NonPolitics

Theses on the George Floyd Rebellion

27 Jun , 2020  

taken from ill will editions

“The working class in every country lives its own life, makes its own experiences, seeking always to create forms and realize values which originate directly from its organic opposition to official society.”

—CLR James, Grace Lee Boggs, and Cornelius Castoriadis, “Facing Reality”

1. The George ...

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NonPolitics

66 Tage – Die USA zwischen Lockdown und Riots

17 Jun , 2020  

taken from Ajour

66 Tage dauerte es von der ersten Anweisung, zu Hause zu bleiben, bis zum ersten Riot. Neben der Empörung über die Ermordung von George Floyd lässt sich auch eine gewisse Hoffnung darin erkennen, dass die Menschen weiterhin gegen die Ordnung einer Welt kämpfen können, die für sie ...

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Biopolitics

Unboxing the Hidden Labor of Saving Lives and Saving Capitalism

16 Jun , 2020  

To maintain the Western phantasm that ‘capitalism is an intelligent computer,’ the hidden labor of those whose hands silently uphold it is framed as heroic. This promotes sacrificing oneself for ‘the (operating) system.’ In this SILENT WORKS interview Magdalena Taube and Krystian Woznicki talk to Sydney-based scholar-activist Angela Mitropoulos about ...

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