up in the air: grounding neo-communism…//Lessons from One Left to the Next: Revolution in the Air Reissued

Elbaum wrote Revolution in the Air in 2001 to reclaim the lessons of the new communist movement for contemporary militants who, like their early sixties’ predecessors, became activists when the radical left was fragmented and weak. How relevant is this history and the lessons he draws for us now, in this new period of left … Continue reading up in the air: grounding neo-communism…//Lessons from One Left to the Next: Revolution in the Air Reissued

solving the evolution mystery…soul  questions are insoluble for darwinism…//The soul question and the confusion over the abortion debate… 

The question of ‘soul’ is insoluble for darwinism, to put it mildly, but it is almost equally difficult for any other perspective. We were prompted by J.G. Bennett, here, among others, and his proposal was to bring in his ‘demiurgic powers’ in his The Dramatic Universe, vol 4. It is a remarkable but completely speculative … Continue reading solving the evolution mystery…soul  questions are insoluble for darwinism…//The soul question and the confusion over the abortion debate… 

DMNC: remorphing the present…//Reclaiming the Future | The New Republic

This was supposed to be on the redfortyeight.com site but ended up here by accident… —————– Still another article on socialism in The New Republic… Our reflections on neo-communism, we have moved beyond the term ‘socialism’, express and yet also challenge the sense of commentators on socialism of the hard division between liberalism and a … Continue reading DMNC: remorphing the present…//Reclaiming the Future | The New Republic