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Utopias, Anti-Utopias, Dystopias and Cockaygne

There is one tradition in which my reading is obsessive, otherwise I am perhaps too eclectic. And it is also one in which the nuances are frustratingly and commonly missed or forgotten, but nonetheless fascinating. To start with the subtlest, … Continue reading

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It’s a Riot

It is an understatement to say that in this society injustices abound: in truth, it is itself the quintessence of injustice.—Emil Cioran Beat them, impose martial law, they deserve what they get; they’re thugs! Get the water canons! Baton rounds! … Continue reading

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