For the modernist, modernity is better than everything that came before it — so much so that the erasure of ‘pre-modern’ socio-cultural forms is a good and desirable thing.
Two fishers go out in their boat one day and their engine fails. After drifting for a while, they find themselves caught at the edge of a huge tidal whirlpool.
Why Marxism has not achieved its goals.
What do the changing fortunes of a Hollywood screenwriter tell us about the fraught relationships between class politics and cultural politics? Quite a lot, actually.
The relativity of truth implies that reason can only take us so far.
Truth varies by one’s class position, such that the truth of labour differs systematically from the truth of capital.