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1 11, 2018

A Sound Ecological Policy Cannot Be Achieved Within a Capitalist Framework

By |2019-03-30T21:03:18+00:00November 1st, 2018|Practice, Theory|0 Comments

Christian Stache interviews Victor Wallis about resistance in the German Hambach Forest, class politics, technology, progress and an ecological-economic conversion.

9 02, 2018

“To Art Its Freedom”: Right-Wing Arts Policy in the New Austria

By |2019-03-29T06:04:43+00:00February 9th, 2018|Arts & Letters, Practice, Theory|0 Comments

Art can be a challenge to power, or be power’s instrument. Sometimes it can even end up being both. This last is what happened recently in Austria, where a new, right-wing government has adopted the motto of an art movement that formed in Vienna in 1897, precisely in opposition to conservative leadership.

20 05, 2016

Iceland as a Model for Popular Mobilization in a Post-2008 World

By |2019-03-30T06:01:09+00:00May 20th, 2016|Practice|2 Comments

The connection between political corruption and popular mobilization against a small cadre of rulers is a tale as old as the concept of government itself. From the French Revolution of 1789 to the age of extremist politics in the 1920s and 30s, this relationship rears its head in frequently dramatic fashions that reorient the relationships among the power dynamics within these societies.