Thinking, acting, creating, communicating: within its inexhaustible wealth and diversity, human creation is going through a revolution. The masters of the world are trying to appropriate it. We resist.
Philosophy in the contemporary world: The McDonaldization of philosophy
As societies have evolved beyond the preindustrial era, they have become more and more dominated by bureaucracies. However, the ultimate form of bureaucracy is McDonaldization (Ritzer, 1996). This constitutes a broad range of bureaucracies dominated ...
Sorry We Missed You review – Ken Loach's superb swipe at zero-hours Britain
The I, Daniel Blake director raises his game yet further with this gut-wrenching tale of a delivery worker driven to the brink
Dignity amid tragedy … Sorry We Missed You.
Director Ken Loach and screenwriter Paul Laverty have come storming ...
‘Marx’s writing more relevant today than ever’
Interview with Wolfgang Streeck, German political economist
Jipson John - Jitheesh P.M.
The German political economist Wolfgang Streeck is one of the world’s leading critics of neoliberal capitalism. He received international attention for his essay “How will capitalism end?” written in 2014 for the New Left Review. ...
LGBT performers to boycott Eurovision in Israel with online broadcast
- Patrick Kelleher
A number of artists—including LGBT+ and drag performers—will be boycotting this year’ ...
Reluctant soldier - confused peacenik
Book review of American Cipher: Bowe Bergdahl and the US Tragedy in Afghanistan
- Eric Walberg Эрик Уолберг إيريك ولبر
Bergdahl captured the American imagination in 2009 when he disappeared from what had become his living ...
“The ruling classes have renounced the national idea and sold out the political leadership of the country”: Mário Maestri
Interview about his new book "Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Brazil: 1530-2018"
- Marco Weissheimer
The 2016 coup represented the overcoming of a semi-colonial situation in Brazil and its replacement ...
Valeria Luiselli, at home in two worlds
- Concepción de León
The Mexican writer has made a name for herself with experimental books and essays. Her latest, “ ...
Marighella: revolutionary biopic from Narcos' Wagner Moura criticised by Bolsonaro
- Anna Jean Kaiser
Film about guerrilla fighter Carlos Marighella causes outrage in Brazil despite no release date being ...
Johnny Versus The News Man
- Caitlin Johnstone
In the land of Freedomocracy there lived a boy named Johnny. Like all children, Johnny went to School, ...
The new intellectual
Everywhere you look, there is the abyss. Intractable economic crises and deeply felt social and environmental ...