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Some Notes On the Spectacle of Opposition

Some Notes On the Spectacle of Opposition

“Don’t get caught up in the spectacle of Opposition. Oppose the spectacle.”

This is much easier said than done, since we are a generation raised entirely under the domination of the spectacle, without an counter-hegemonic workers movement from which we could learn and to which we could contribute. To date, all that we have had is an echo of a memory of a time when there was such a thing. We don’t yet know how to move toward what we need. All we can know right now is that we needn’t any longer cling to our routines, and even that is a debate.