"The process of sound philosophizing, to my mind, consists mainly in passing from those obvious, vague, ambiguous things, that we feel quite sure of, to something precise, clear, definite, which by reflection and analysis we find is involved in the vague thing that we started from, and is, so to speak, the real truth of which that vague thing is a sort of shadow." --Bertrand Russell
Welcome to the anews podcast. This is episode 46 for January 12, 2018. This podcast covers anarchist activity, ideas, and conversations from the previous week.
Editorial: Subverting the Techo Dystopia
TOTW - Text, Memes, Video
Welcome to the anews podcast. This is episode 26 for August 25. This podcast covers anarchist activity, ideas, and conversations from the previous week.
Editorial: On Words
TOTW - Talking to Non-anarchists
A101 question: What is the difference between direct democracy and consensus?
From @ Writers - by Andrew Flood
I’ve written a good deal about both the positive organisational opportunities created by social networking. Here I’m going to look at one of the strong negatives, the intensification and deepening of conflict as a result of online disagreement . This results in fracturing movements even resulting in people unable to be physically in the same space as each other, never mind work together in a sustainable way.