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Michael Albert: Being Left: Radicalization

In December 2013 David Marty did an extensive interview with Michael Albert

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Michael Albert: Fancying Fanfare? Andrej Grubacic Interviews Michael Albert

In a rather unusual left publishing event, Michael Albert, Mandisi Majavu, Mark Evans, Jessica Azulay, and David Marty have simultaneously released three books that together compose a set meant for social activists – which are also the first entries in a new publishing project called ZBooks. The three book set is called Fanfare for the Future, and I Read more…

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Michael Albert: Where the Buck Stops: Alternative Economics

Where the Buck Stops: Alternative Economics

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Michael Albert: Michael Albert on Parecon: Life After Capitalism

Michael Albert on Parecon: Life After Capitalism

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Michael Albert: Chicago Indymedia Parecon Interview 2/2

Chicago Indymedia Parecon Interview 2/2

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Michael Albert: Chicago Indymedia Parecon Interview 1/2

Chicago Indymedia Parecon Interview 1/2

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Michael Albert: Interview for Polish Outlet

I was recently interviewed for Polish publication about matters of media manipulation, etc. 1) Recently I’ve realised that very important thing in Poland is special kind of censorship. Its dangerous because most people are not aware of this. Before 1989 when the ‘communism’ has collapsed censorship was rather simple and easy to identify. Now it’s Read more…

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Michael Albert: Ehrenreich Interviews Albert, Last

Ehrenreich: In the book Parecon, you make no mention, that I can find anyway, of remuneration for the work of “caring” in the home – child raising, caring for the elderly, etc. This is a big issue with feminists: how do you address it? Albert: I talk about this in various places, but perhaps at Read more…

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Michael Albert: Ehrenreich Interviews Albert Q/A 11

Ehrenreich: Why don’t you call yourself a socialist? It seems to me Parecon is well within the socialist tradition. Are you uncomfortable with being associated with that tradition? Is the socialist tradition about fighting against domination and hierarchy in pursuit of classlessness and self management? Or is the socialist tradition about crushing grassroots direct involvement Read more…

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Michael Albert: Ehrenreich Interviews Albert Q/A 10

Ehrenreich: You say your notion of parecon was influenced by your experiences with real “alternative” organizations like South End Press. Can you tell us something about these experiences and how they shaped your thinking? Parecon emerged conceptually from examining the experiences of many post capitalist economies and efforts, of course. And very central to that Read more…

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