In defense of decadence

The ripest maturity, the highest stage, that anything can attain is the one at which its fall begins Hegel, The Science of Logic 1 The concept of decadence remains a source of controversy for Marxists. Those who reject it oftentimes do so because they have come to associate that idea with a position of resigned … More In defense of decadence

Editorial 5 — October 2019

Communists haven’t always opposed the development of capitalism. During the American Civil War, communists threw their support behind capitalists. After his re-election President Lincoln received a letter of congratulations from the First International (though technically it congratulated the American people for re-electing Lincoln). This was in spite of the fact that Lincoln was obviously no … More Editorial 5 — October 2019