L.A. Kauffman in conversation with Frances Fox Piven, Maurice Mitchell, and Ana Maria Archila on the state of contemporary movements and how to transform resistance into real victories in 2019 and beyond.
A 4-part series about liberalism. In this episode, how political ideologies work, the role of violence in politics, how liberalism makes exceptions, and how it markets itself as “centrist” and “reasonable.”
Cops are the front-line of the state, tasked with defending and reinforcing all illegitimate hierarchies of power. They are the armed enforcers of white supremacy who catch paid vacations for murdering Black children in the streets...
Rojava is in the middle of anarchist revolution. In this fascinating interview, we talk to the Internationalist Commune of Rojava about the social and ideological underpinnings of the revolution and what you can do to help liberate the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria.
In the last part of our interview, a special 20 minute discussion with anthropologist David Graeber about anarchism, Syria, building a new kind of democracy, the bureaucracy of activism and his visit to Rojava where the building of a new kind of society is underfoot.