activism

The Standpoint Of The New

September 15, 2010

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Philosophers have hitherto only interpreted the world in various ways; the point is to change it. — Karl Marx, Theses On Feuerbach (Eleventh Thesis)

(Photographosophy, Future Activists Of The World Unite With Your Loveys And Take Over Edition.)

(This time next week, I’ll be in Lesotho – I am traveling there this weekend, via, of all places, Napa Valley – contemplating this very thesis, and resisting the very strong urge to fall back on interpretation when confronted by very real action. Wish me strength in this effort.)


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I Love The Smell Of Activism In The Morning

January 29, 2010

Friday’s as good a good as any for promoting a cause, right? How about two? Cause #1: If you’re a Canadian woman, and you’ve had surgery, you might have been been given – while you were under anesthetic, without your knowledge, without your consent – a pelvic exam by medical students in training. It is, [...]

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