Monthly Archives: May 2012

Virginia prison hunger strike

Prisoners at Red Onion State Prison in Wise County, Virginia, went on hunger strike on May 22.  More details can be found at the Solidarity with Virginia Prison Hunger Strikers blog, which lists the ten demands here.  You can join … Continue reading

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Marx’s Humanism today

From the May-June 2012 issue of News & Letters: Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013 (continued from Part III) IV. Marx’s Humanism today “The commodity form of the products of labor became a fetish because of the perverse relationship of subject … Continue reading

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Paths of destruction

From the May-June 2012 issue of News & Letters: Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013 (continued from Part II) III. Paths of destruction A. From war to war to war War is one of the rulers’ most potent counter-revolutionary weapons when … Continue reading

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In the belly of the beast

From the May-June 2012 issue of News & Letters: Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013 (continued from yesterday) II. In the belly of the beast A. Occupy and anti-Occupy The very new phenomenon of the Occupy Movement brought this moment of … Continue reading

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Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013

From the May-June 2012 issue of News & Letters: Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013 Counter-revolution’s rise shows need for a total philosophy This special issue carries our Draft Perspectives Thesis, part of our preparation for the national gathering of News … Continue reading

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New May-June 2012 issue of News & Letters is online

The new issue of N&L is online: Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013 Counter-revolution’s rise shows need for a total philosophy Revolution, having forced its way to center stage over the last year and a half, cannot easily be bottled up. … Continue reading

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Praxis en America Latina #8

There is a new issue of the Mexico-based web magazine Praxis en América Latina.  Here’s their announcement of the issue, followed by a rough English translation: revista  Praxis en América Latina – teoría/practica   http://www.praxisenamericalatina.org No. 8    mayo-junio 2012 … Continue reading

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