Art & Culture

BOOK REVIEW:

Dreamland: Capitalist Crisis and the Heroin Epidemic

March 21, 2017 | Millions of people in the US are addicted to opiates. How could this have happened? "Dreamland" by Sam Quinones looks for the source of the epidemic, yet avoids the elephant in the room: capitalism.

Wladek Flakin

ART & CULTURE

BoJack Horseman: A Manic-Depressive Horse, Loosely Based on Bertolt Brecht

March 18, 2017 | The third season of the cult show BoJack Horseman came out on Netflix in July. Many consider it a satire of the narcissistic world of Hollywood. But in reality, producer Raphael Bob-Waksberg has (...)

Wladek Flakin

SOVIET UNION

Summers in Soviet Russia

March 05, 2017 | This is the last of three articles by Anna Malyukova about her memories of the Soviet Union, where she grew up and lived. Anna’s account is not a detached political analysis of the situation in (...)

Anna Malyukova

SOVIET UNION

Everyday Life in the Soviet Union

February 27, 2017 | This is the second of three articles by Anna Malyukova about her memories of the Soviet Union, where she grew up and lived before its collapse. Anna’s account is not a detached political analysis (...)

Anna Malyukova

Childhood Memories from the Soviet Union

February 23, 2017 | This is the first of three articles by Anna Malyukova about her memories of the Soviet Union, where she grew up and lived before its collapse in 1989. Anna’s account is not a detached political (...)

Anna Malyukova

Arts & Culture

Manifesto for an Independent Revolutionary Art

February 19, 2017 | n 1938, André Breton and Leon Trotsky worked together on this manifesto. The final version was signed by André Breton and Diego Rivera.

André Breton
Diego Rivera
Leon Trotsky