Strike a Balance

Forming alliances on the left can be difficult. Maintaining them can be even harder. As different factions come together, our

‘Yes, and…’

The Upright Citizens’ Brigade (or UCB) Theatre is an improvisational comedy troupe from the United States. Starting out in i

Interview: Brian Francis Culkin, Author of ‘The Meaning of Donald Trump’

Brian Francis Culkin is a writer, theorist, and film director. He has written extensively about topics including contemporary

Interview: Zoe Samudzi, Co-Author of ‘As Black As Resistance: Finding the Conditions for Liberation’

Zoe Samudzi is a writer, artist and activist currently completing her PhD in Medical Sociology at the University of San Franci

Consumptive Alienation

When Marx talked about alienation, he did so primarily in the area of capitalist production; how, when the worker is reduced t


The aide said that guys like me were “in what we call the reality-based community,” which he defined as people who

“You can have my rules when you pry them from my cold, dead hands.”

“[He is] someone who does not hate the system, but has a deep and abiding love for it.” – Rainn Wilson on Dwight Schrute

Book: Carceral Capitalism by Jackie Wang

‘The late Mark Fisher once famously said that it’s easier to imagine the end of the world than it is to imagine the end of

“Get in, loser, we’re embracing the death drive.”

‘At this point attention must be paid to destructiveness as the psychological basis of the fascist spirit. The programs are

Middle Class Impotence and the Service Sector Struggle

‘Here is your food, madam, I’m sorry again for the wait.’ ‘I should think so, forty minutes. It’s unacceptable!’