Ever since I’ve started this site in November, I have been working on the Meaning of Marxism series. That project was motivated by a desire to intervene in contemporary debates, where I have felt that my contemporaries have been operating with muddled conceptions of Marxism. Specifically, I felt that some Marxists were granting too muchContinue reading “Update”
Communism calls for the abolition of private property, classes, the state and repressive state apparatus, and the division of manual and intellectual labor.
How many revolutions have failed because the odds were too stacked against them, regardless of how revolutionary the party was?
Marxism is the most intensely discredited theoretical problematic in contemporary intellectual culture.