Monthly Archives: September 2012

SPINOZA AND RACISM–by E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


BENEDICT SPINOZA, RACISM, AND THE IMPERIAL WAR ON TERRORISM by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. A free man thinks of nothing less than of death, and his wisdom is a meditation on life, not on death…. If men were born free, … Continue reading

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TOWARD A MATERIALIST CULTURAL POLITICS


ORIENTATION FOR A MATERIALIST CULTURAL POLITICS BY E. SAN JUAN, Jr.Research Fellow, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas, Austin PART ONE:  Groundwork      Generally maligned as the inventor of “dialectical materialism” (read: vulgarized Marxism) and praised as the “first Marxist,” … Continue reading

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