Articles tagged with: 2011
“All power to the proletariat!” announced a classical Marxism certain of its own crystalline economism and content to evade the thicket of cultural indeterminacy. By the 21st century we know better. Antagonism, the kind that makes for real change, can spark across any social frontier: working class/bourgeois, colonized/colonizer, feminist/patriarchy are all dualities that have made a difference for democracy. To this we might add, in our place and time: hipster/yuppie. Progress has known stranger names and dynamics. The bicycle of history is not a fixie.