Anarchist Author Ba Jin dies

  • Posted on: 19 October 2005
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>Revered Chinese Author Ba Jin Dies at 100

Monday October 17, 2005


Associated Press Writer

BEIJING (AP) - Ba Jin, one of China's most revered communist-era writers who attacked the evils of the pre-revolutionary era in novels, short stories and essays, died Monday in Shanghai, the official Xinhua News Agency said. He was 100.

Critique of Green Anarchy

  • Posted on: 16 October 2005
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>In this essay I aim to critique certain green anarchist perspectives, using the “What is Green Anarchy�(1) essay from Green Anarchy(#17) magazine as a starting point. It is clear from the beginning of the essay that there are many ways to describe what green anarchists are against: “domestication, patriarchy, division of labor, technology, production, representation, alienation, objectification, control, the destruction of life, etc.� And certainly I can look at this list and get a good image in my head of something menacing, something nightmarish.