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006 - Of Flying Cars And The Declining Rate Of Profit

1/10/2018
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In which we talk about David Graeber’s 2012 essay “Of Flying Cars and the Declining Rate of Profit”. Links: Of Flying Cars and the Declining Rate of ProfitGeneral Intellect Unit on iTuneshttp://generalintellectunit.nethttps://twitter.com/giunitpodGeneral Intellect Unit on FacebookGeneral Intellect Unit on archive.org

Duration: 02:00:24


005 - The Californian Ideology

12/27/2017
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In this episode we discuss the 1995 essay “The Californian Ideology” by Richard Barbrook and Andy Cameron. This episode was recorded before the Blade Runner 2049 episodes, so in the recording it’s misidentified as “Episode 3″, don’t @ us. Links: The Californian Ideology (pdf)The Californian Ideology on WikipediaGeneral Intellect Unit on iTuneshttp://generalintellectunit.nethttps://twitter.com/giunitpodhttps://soundcloud.com/giunitpod

Duration: 01:05:12


004 - Blade Runner 2049, Part 2

12/13/2017
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In which we resume our discussion of Blade Runner 2049. This episode is part two of a two-part series, so you should go back to episode 003 if you missed it the first time. Links: Blade Runner 2049 on IMDBA full reading of the Baseline Test on YoutubeGeneral Intellect Unit on iTuneshttp://generalintellectunit.nethttps://twitter.com/giunitpodhttps://soundcloud.com/giunitpodGeneral Intellect Unit on Facebook

Duration: 01:37:24


003 - Blade Runner 2049, Part 1

11/29/2017
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In which we discuss Blade Runner 2049, a fantastic piece of dystopian sci-fi, and a movie which has a lot to say about Ecological Collapse, Technology, Labor, and Alienation. This episode is part one of a two-part series, so tune in two weeks from now for the second part. Links: Blade Runner 2049 on IMBDA full reading of the Baseline Test on YoutubeGeneral Intellect Unit on iTuneshttp://generalintellectunit.nethttps://twitter.com/giunitpodhttps://soundcloud.com/giunitpodGeneral...

Duration: 01:38:54


002 - Four Futures

11/15/2017
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In this episode we talk about the book “Four Futures” by Peter Frase. The book shows four possible scenarios for life beyond Capitalism, some much more pleasant than others. Links: Four Futures at Verso BooksThe 2011 Four Futures EssayGeneral Intellect Unit on iTuneshttp://generalintellectunit.nethttps://twitter.com/giunitpodhttps://soundcloud.com/giunitpodGeneral Intellect Unit on Facebook

Duration: 01:39:35


001 - Podcast of the Cybernetic Marxists

10/31/2017
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The first episode of General Intellect Unit, in which Shane and Kyle introduce the show and talk a little bit about Marx’s idea of a “General Intellect” Links: http://generalintellectunit.nethttps://twitter.com/giunitpodhttps://soundcloud.com/giunitpodGeneral Intellect Unit on FacebookGeneral Intellect Unit on iTunes

Duration: 00:30:52