[following is the first section of an essay which reprises, much of the material discussed in my series on communization. I intend to continue that ser…
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communization and its history
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Jan Appel and the history of council communism
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Socialisme ou Barbarie, the Situationist International and the theory of communization: part three of a series
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Simulation and Class StruggleA comrade writes in with questions about computer simulation and class struggle. I am familiar with the class of mathematical models derived fro…
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communization, the history of a theory of the future
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[following is a lecture I wrote for a course I’m teaching on the historical novel—i will adapt for a more formal presentation at some point] 
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I keep writing short pieces that turn into long pieces. I am working on a continuation of the communization posts, but also hope to share some of my th…
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I want to do a series of posts on the theory of “communization” as it has developed since 1968, because it seems to me there is a great deal more inter…
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As the Trump era comes to an end, the political tendencies formed during it will be called into question. This is as true for the antifascism of 2017 a…
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The thing I intended to but didn’t say about Four Seasons Total Landscaping and didn’t is that it’s a story about shame, about humiliation, and about s…
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History is Thomas Pynchon. Or so says 2020, evacuating political satire of all antirealist power. You couldn’t have written this story, but if you did,…
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