Social anarchism needs to take culture (and subculture) seriously.
Anarchism used to be bursting with utopian imagination. We need to get that visionary impulse back, and then get it to work creating things.
As an intellectual movement, the record of postmodernism has been ... ambivalent. If you're unsure of what postmodernism is, and don't know what to make of it, don't worry, neither do most postmodernists. One philosopher, Jean-Francois Lyotard, once summed it up as "incredulity towards meta-narratives". In other words, a lack of faith in big ideas;... Continue Reading →