Tagged: Capitalism

Lit rec #186: First Literature Supporters Club Pick from the famed Frankfurt School (1964).

Bye-bye freedom & imagination & good conversation. Hello, post-modern capitalism. ONE-DIMENSIONAL MAN by Herbert Marcuse

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Lit rec #149: “If history shows anything, it is that there’s no better way to justify relations founded on violence, to make such relations seem moral, than by reframing them in the language of debt—above all, because it immediately makes it seem that it’s the victim who’s doing something wrong.” (2011).

The most quotable book of the year. A revelation. Been reading excerpts to my kids. DEBT: THE FIRST 5,000 YEARS by David Graeber

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