What does the future hold? “Why is it that the focus here* is on anti-capitalism action rather than organizing effectively help stop evictions and transforming banks to engines of sustainable development?” by a participant in online dialog in response to Brian’s article “Eat the Rich” Sept.2011* At http://occupyeverything.org/2011/eat-the-rich/
A family tree of marxism
“Open marxisms”• Some coming from Edinburgh Conf. of Socialist Economists (‘Common Sense’ journal):• John Holloway, Werner Bonefeld• Open Marxism series (Bonefeld,Holloway et al) vol.3: ‘Emancipating Marx’ and vol.2: includes Harry Cleaver, ’The inversion of class perspective in marxian theory: from valorisation to self-valorisation.
Change the world• Holloway’s book “Change the world without taking power” was the start for this project.
Change the world (short version)• 12 theses on changing the world without taking power
From ‘Common Sense’ to ‘The Commons’• ‘Common Sense’ from Edinburgh Conference of Socialist Economists included John Holloway• Continues as ‘The Commoner’• Later: ‘the Commons’ ed. By Massimo De Angelis
Holloway: autonomism, work & state• Excerpts from ‘Why Adorno?’• Excerpts from ‘Negative and positive Autonomism’• Excerpt from ‘We are the crisis of abstract labour’• Excerpt from ‘Cracks and the crisis of abstract labour’
Werner Bonefeld• ‘Social form, critique and human dignity’• ‘Subverting the present, imagining the future’
Others influenced by Autonomism• ‘This is forever’ ‘Affective politics’ seminar• Team colors ‘Uses of a whirlwind’• ‘Beyond good and evil commons’ seminar with Silvia Federici, George Caffentzis & David Graeber at 16 Beaver Group
Others influenced…• ‘Autonomous universities and the making of the knowledges commons’, George Caffentzis in ‘The Commoner’ website, Dec.2008• ‘Notes on the edu-factory and cognitive capitalism’ G.Caffentzis & Silvia Federici
Eros• ‘Eros effect, people power and the people’s uprising’ by George Katsiaficas• Link to videos :Eros Effect: People Power and People’s UprisingEros in Eygpthttp://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=240945485861016019&hl=en#