Peter Taaffee speaks at Militant rally 1985.
The true image of the future is the failure of the present.
In case of crisis of capitalism, break glass.
I play SCII to polish my guerilla warfare/mobilisation skills.
It will come in handy during the revolution, k?
Taking Gramsci to work with me to read in my break…
The weapon of criticism obviously cannot replace the criticism of weapons. Material force must be overthrown by material force. But theory also becomes a material force once it has gripped the masses.
I’m a working-class supremacist… don’t hate.
Armed revolution isn’t radical, it’s relatively neutral in comparison to the current state of affairs, where people are murdered and brutalised in their thousands, or alienated, systematically subjugated and otherwise, for simply being in the way of profit.
Don’t tell me I’m radical, as if it was a bad thing to be.
Don’t tell me to calm down, call me an idealist, a dreamer, or whatever term you’re going to level at me to undermine and condescend the struggle of the vast majority of people on this planet.
Just fucking don’t.
The need of a constantly expanding market for its products chases the bourgeoisie over
the entire surface of the globe. It must nestle everywhere, settle everywhere, establish
The Communist Manifesto
Marx knew about imperialism and hegemony.