I reviewed Roy Davies’ The Darwin Conspiracy a few years ago. This book has been made to cease to exist in the US but you can still buy a copy at amazon.uk.co.
It is one of the most brilliant pieces of detective work, if you follow the argument carefully. Hopefully a new edition will appear and the tactics of suppression will be defeated…
archive: …an evolutionary path to some version of democratic market neo-communism? July 2nd, 2017 •
Source: an evolutionary path to some version of democratic market neo-communism? – Last and First Men
archive: The Darwin Conspiracy…Darwin’s confusion on evolution…until he received a letter from Wallace August 13th, 2017
Source: archive: The Darwin Conspiracy…Darwin’s confusion on evolution…until he received a letter from Wallace – Last and First Men
Source: Capitalism: What it is and How to Abolish It
This is to the point, but as usual the opaque jargonized Marx/Engels shibboleths enter as ‘theory’ which reigns over all after which we are so confused we can hardly proceed. At no point did Marx/Engels suggest a practical form of communist economy. Later critics condemned them for this and suggested there was no such thing. If we want postcapitalism we must prove this wrong, not by quoting Marx, but with a practical economic and political system, which had better be democratic. We suggest ways to produce strong authority to protect communist axioms without destroying democracy. Continue reading postcapitalist specifics for radicals sick of marx jargon…//Capitalism: What it is and How to Abolish It
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August 14th, 2017 •
The question of revolution has been so distracted by its self-generated confusions that we are no longer able to put activist questions in right perspective. But we can at least make the point that current programs are not adequate to the situation in place and the crisis that is in progress. We can only consider some of the issues, from our perspective here:
Continue reading ‘It’s the market economy, stupid’: confronting planetary destruction by capitalist ‘deadly weapon’….
In April, I made new estimates of the death toll in America’s post-2001 wars in a three-part Consortium News report. I estimated that these wars hav
Source: Why Yemeni War Deaths are Five Times Higher Than You’ve Been Led to Believe
While some animal rights advocates argue Proposition 12 won’t prevent routine cruelty, its passage “clearly shows pro-animal-rights voter sentiment.”
Source: In ‘Loud and Clear’ Rebuke of Factory Farming, California Passes World’s ‘Strongest Animal Welfare Law’