Posts and thinking concerning political thought are here, as well as any posts on current political events.
The Climate in Florida
Where culture allows a wily stage magician to play a hero’s part.
Undue Process: A Historiography of a Legal Principle
Turns out the law is rather flimsy. We can use that to our advantage.
It’s called anti-work. What did you think it meant?
You Should be Exposed to Extreme Content
To expose and to be exposed is a part of discourse. Better uncomfortable now than in danger later.
150 Years of Possible Communism
And political freedom, latent, but never anihilated.
Weekend At Bernie’s
Only corporations can afford irony this rich.
David Graeber and Radical Communication
You might call it brainwashing, but it’s just ignoring the rules.
A Dirge for Liberalism
Will you viciously scrutinize him? Will you be on the street as the blood keeps pouring? No, I don’t think you will.
Bad Cop, No Donut
Defunding the police may seem like a call that is too radical for many. When taken to its logical conclusion, it has vast implications for statecraft.
The state demands the perpetual sacrifice of black blood. George Floyd was not the first and will not be the last.
Violence and Homelessness
Really, just imagine taking twenty bucks from a homeless guy. At least we’re beginning to stop that.
Mr. Kaepernick’s Sacrifice: Redux
In seeking to counter a myth, Kaepernick plays right into its hands
No True Socialist
Socialism is where the workers own the means of production.
Where 43 Gets it Right
Don’t misunderestimate his ideas. But lower your pitchforks, I still hate presidents.
Mr. Kaepernick’s Sacrifice
Cops are killing people. Also, buy Nikes.
The True Democracy
We don’t live in a democracy. But we can.