Capitalism


Jeremy Rifkin, author of “The Zero Marginal Cost Society” suggests in his op-ed for the New York Times that we are experiencing the “creeping reality of a zero-marginal-cost economy”: We are beginning to witness…














Via the Baffler, David Graeber on the possibilities of revolution and the increase in “guard labor”: Under no conditions can alternatives, or anyone proposing alternatives, be seen to experience success. This helps…


As we have seen time and time again, one of the challenges of modern myths is their relative invisibility. It is the outsiders of any age, those who are alien to their…



Aaron Cynic writes at Diatribe Media: Hello, escapism. My name is Aaron and I’m sure we’ve met. At some point, you wake up one morning, wipe the blood still oozing from your…


How everything is co-opted: the German fashion line Blush uses Russian feminist protest icons Pussy Riot, currently sitting in prison labor camps, to sell sheer panties. Via Ads of the World:

On the first anniversary of the Pussy Riot concert in the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the Berlin based Lingerie label blush supports the free pussy riot movement with a sexy protest march through icy Moscow (-15° C).