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Tomorrow Someone Will Arrest You

Tomorrow Someone Will Arrest You

Meena Kandasamy, India Tomorrow someone will arrest you. And will say the evidence is that there was some problematic book in your house. Tomorrow someone will arrest you. And your friends will see, on TV, the media calling you terrorist ...

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Trade union resistance in the arts and culture sector

Trade union resistance in the arts and culture sector

Indefinite strikes, high-profile campaigns and trade union victories. Tracy Edwards, a negotiator and organiser for UK public-sector union PCS, writing in a personal capacity, takes a look. Along with the rest of the public sector, the arts and culture sector ...

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¡ROBOTS!

¡ROBOTS!

Marianne Murray – Hay una tendencia en el cine a usar los robots como herramienta de propaganda capitalista. Algunos hacen de  villanos en historias que nos advierten del horror que los patrones quieren que creamos que resultará de nuestro atrevimiento ...

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Robots!

Robots!

by Marianne Murray – Cinema has a pattern of using robots as capitalist propaganda tools. Some play villains in cautionary tales about the horror the bosses want us to imagine will result from daring to fight back. Others are stand-ins ...

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Bad Art. Creatieve strijd voor revolutionaire verandering

Bad Art. Creatieve strijd voor revolutionaire verandering

‘Bad Art’ is een nieuw project om artiesten te verenigen en te organiseren in een gemeenschappelijke strijd met de arbeidersklasse. We willen eisen en strategieën ontwikkelen om de kunst te verdedigen en de artistieke gemeenschap in het algemeen. We hebben ...

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Trabalho artistíco: precariedade e exploração

Trabalho artistíco: precariedade e exploração

Minerva Martins, Lisboa, Portugal Leon Trotsky, na sua obra Literatura e Revolução, afirma que a arte não está isolada do processo histórico objectivo — processo este que o materialismo dialético analisa e procura transformar. A arte é utilitária à própria ...

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The social roots and the social function of literature

The social roots and the social function of literature

  The following excerpts are taken from an article by Leon Trotsky, one of the leaders of the Russian revolution, written in 1923 after the working class overthrew Tsarism and capitalism. With insightful passages, Trotsky responds to crude, reductionist arguments ...

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La lutte créative pour un changement révolutionnaire!

La lutte créative pour un changement révolutionnaire!

Bad Art est un nouveau projet destiné à unir et organiser les artistes dans une lutte commune avec la classe des travailleurs. Nous voulons développer des revendications et des stratégies pour défendre les arts et la communauté artistique dans son ...

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