Sep 3, 2019
J-Moufawad Paul returns to Rev Left Radio, this time to discuss his book "Austerity Apparatus". Topics include: Fascism as capitalism-in-crisis, accelerationism and its misconceptions about contradictions, bourgeois philosophers John Stuart Mill and Thomas Hobbes, the Vanguard Party as a partisan war machine, the inevitable next recession, and much more!
Learn about and find JMP's work here: http://moufawad-paul.blogspot.com/
Here is JMP's article on the theories of sovereign power, which is referenced during the discussion: http://www.abstraktdergi.net/the-transplanting-of-heaven-to-earth-below/
Here are previous episodes of Rev Left that JMP has been on:
- "This Ruthless Criticism of All That Exists - Marxism as Science"
- "Continuity & Rupture: Maoism and the Science of Revolutionary Communism"
- "Methods Devour Themselves: Science Fiction & Political Philosophy"
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