Tag Archives: Common People

Everybody hates a tourist…

There’s a must-read article at “Transition US” about “intellectual consumerism” – people who turn up at (environmental) meetings and consider themselves activists because they, um, turn up at meetings. It’s a brilliant piece (hat-tip to Leavergirl). For the time poor, … Continue reading

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We need a Different Class Activism

I got this nice comment underneath this post Hi Dwight Thanks for spreading the word about Sam’s excellent research. Thanks too for the links at the bottom of the page – looks like there is some productive discussion going on … Continue reading

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Cynthia Peters is a class act

If Cynthia Peters is as good an activist as she is analyst and writer, the next American Revolution can’t be that far off. She wrote a brilliant piece on Noam Chomsky, praising him (natch) but pointing out that the ‘what … Continue reading

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