Totalled: Salvaging the Future from the Wreckage of Capitalism

Totalled: Salvaging the Future from the Wreckage of Capitalism

Colin Cremin


during this booklet, Colin Cremin tackles the overbearing fact that capitalism encompasses the totality of our societal family members, weaving deep into the cloth of all that it capacity to be human. He exhibits the way it is a procedure that totalises and which has upended the modernity venture by way of industrialised conflict, surveillance, commodification and keep watch over. With ever deepening crises and ecological catastrophes it threatens the whole destruction of human civilisation. yet in among this wreckage there are nonetheless functioning components, machines to be salvaged during the collective strength of the human mind's eye and the entire mobilisation of the peoples of this earth. We needs to realize a unique destiny to the apocalypticism forewarned through scientists, prescribed through economists, accommodated by way of politicians and made spectacle by way of the leisure undefined. Totalled maps the deteriorating socio-economic, political and ecological stipulations within which we are living and, via our labours and intake, possible haven't any selection except to speed up. The query for the booklet is how a utopian risk discernable within the strength of human production may be realised whilst as a society we're in several methods materially, ideologically and libidinally certain to the capitalist desktop of destruction. Totalled concludes with a politically and economically grounded set of propositions on how this could be completed.

Show sample text content

Download sample