Charlottesville, Capitalism, and the Structural Life of White Supremacy
Members of The Workshop for Intercommunal Study discuss the significance of the recent "Unite the Right" rally and counter-protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. We examine the politics of struggles to remove racist monuments, some of the contemporary mechanisms for the reproduction of structural white supremacy and their relation to capitalism, and the significance of these events for Left politics–electoral, and otherwise. Subscribe at http://www.intercommunalworkshop.org/ to receive...
Interview with Eric Cheyfitz: The Disinformation Age
An interview by Radio Bemba with Dr. Eric Cheyfitz, Professor in American Indian and Indigenous Studies at Cornell University, on his vital new book, The Disinformation Age: The Collapse of Liberal Democracy in the United States. "My meaning of disinformation is a real historical break in political discourse so that what begins to happen – and it is reflexive rather than conscious or planned by any particular entity – is that another history starts to emerge which itself is detached from...