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capitalism

- We must be happy, even with the prospect of extinction

INTERVIEW: The Italian activist philosopher Franco "Bifo" Berardi talks to MODERN TIMES about America's arrogance, loneliness, rebellion, mortality, and Buddhism as role models.

Four measures against the use-and-throw culture

Razmig Keucheyan Zones: Read about artifacts. Comment sort about consumerism

FALSE NEEDS: Keucheyan does not want an authoritarian Marxism where the bureaucracy decides what the citizens need. He also suggests that in order to reduce current consumption, manufacturers must make products with longer life and warranty periods.

Filmatic rebellion

Morgan Adamson: Enduring Images: A Future History of New Left Cinema

PROTEST: Morgan Adamson's Enduring Images revives the 1960s revolutionary film and reminds us of the need to fight the prevailing forms of representation.

Political climate change

Naomi Klein: On Fire – The Burning case for a Green New Deal

TURNING POINT: Naomi Klein appears credible when she advocates a total social upheaval – a fight for justice in the name of the climate.

The climate crisis

Andreas Malm: The Progress of This Storm. Nature and Society in a Warming World

: Andreas Malm is a fierce and clear-sighted critic of the environmental destruction of capitalism. Now he is raging against a "reactionary environmental movement" and wants to save the concept of nature in order to save nature.