Thursday, July 4, 2013

Be the change you want to see in the world?

For starters, be willing to combat pessimistic resignation to an endless capitalist future - as Jodi Dean notes, not all of the left is willing to let go of the negativity.

It also means avoiding the lure of prefigurative politics, which perhaps does indeed have an air of escapism to it.

Just a few thoughts that have periodically occurred to me that have been  expressed quite eloquently by others.